UNHCR launches new appeal for Afghan refugees and hosts, urging partners to stay the course
14 Mar 2023
I had to flee for my education, but refused to leave other Afghan girls to their fate
With women and girls in my homeland denied their right to study, I used technology to deliver education across borders. On International Women's Day, I call on global actors to take a stand for Afghan girls' right to education.
8 Mar 2023
Former refugee, now volunteer teacher, helps other Afghan girls get an education
After spending her early years in Pakistan, Sahar graduated in Afghanistan and now devotes her time to ensuring girls can get an education despite growing restrictions.
8 Mar 2023
Families struggle for survival during Afghanistan's coldest winter in a decade
For families living on the brink, cash and other support from UNHCR are a lifeline this winter.
2 Feb 2023
Afghan women affected by Taliban bans on work and study fear for their futures
Displaced women fear they will be unable to support their families without access to work and education.
18 Jan 2023
UN High Commissioner for Refugees calls to reverse ban of women humanitarian workers in Afghanistan
29 Dec 2022
UN Refugee Agency warns of extreme hardship for forcibly displaced families this winter
11 Nov 2022
UNHCR calls on States to refrain from forced returns of Haitians
3 Nov 2022
UNHCR rushes aid by air and road after Pakistan floods; steps up Afghanistan relief
6 Sep 2022