Syrian director unites refugees and locals through drama
Theatre director Bassem uses acting classes to offer safe space for young refugees and locals in Alexandria, building their self-confidence and a sense of community.
On a trek to safety, Somalis risk all in Libya
UNHCR seeks US$210 million to help refugees risking death, rape, arbitrary detention, forced labour and starvation as they travel towards the Mediterranean.
Nigerian widow opens her doors to Cameroonian refugees
Fleeing conflict and insecurity in Cameroon, some refugees have found shelter, a warm welcome and support from a 77-year-old Nigerian widow.
A message to the world's refugees from UNHCR chief Filippo Grandi
Refugee chief says World Refugee Day is a moment to recognize the courage of the 70 million who have fled war, violence and persecution.
Live Blog: World Refugee Day is held amid record displacement
From Australasia to the Americas, UNHCR is celebrating the courage and determination of children, women and men driven from their homes.
Global forced displacement tops 70 million
UN Refugee Chief calls for 'redoubled' solidarity as annual Global Trends report shows displacement doubled in 20 years.
Top Italian football coaches train refugee and local youth in Uganda
Players from refugee and host communities take part in three-day training programme with coaches from Italian football club Sampdoria in peace initiative.
Students can play a vital role in advocating for refugees - UNHCR chief
Speaking in Berlin, a city that has flourished while tearing down walls, Filippo Grandi puts the power of students and education centre stage ahead of World Refugee Day.
Syrian refugee finds success and a business partner in Amman
With a long history of hosting refugees, Jordan's capital provided the opportunity Ehab needed to meet his local collaborator Amani and launch their tech start-up.