Neil Gaiman launches crowdsourced animated film to help raise funds for Syrian refugees battling freezing temperatures and icy winds amid threat of Covid-19

7 Dec 2020

David Morrissey: 'This winter, spare a thought for refugees'

On a recent trip to Egypt with UNHCR David Morrissey meets a family preparing to rebuild their lives in the UK

19 Feb 2020

From Syria to Safety

UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador David Morrissey follows the progress of a Syrian refugee family resettled from dire conditions in Lebanon to safety in Britain.

9 Nov 2017

'Sea Prayer'

Author Khaled Hosseini commemorates the death of Alan Kurdi, the Syrian boy who drowned in September 2015.

2 Sep 2017

'Welcome to Uganda'

The Kite Runner author and UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Khaled Hosseini talks to refugees fleeing war-torn South Sudan.

26 Jul 2017

UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Khaled Hosseini struck by the tragedy of Syria's youth

Hosseini, a former refugee, talks with young people in Jordanian camps about how they are coping with such dramatic changes to their lives.

11 May 2015

David Morrissey in Jordan

Actor and UNHCR High Profile Supporter David Morrissey travelled to Jordan to meet some of the Syrian families displaced by the ongoing conflict and to see how UNHCR is helping

22 May 2014

Khaled Hosseini visits Syrian refugees in Iraq, urges more global support

In the Iraqi Kurdistan region, the UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador met Syrian refugee families living inside and outside camps, many of whom lost everything.

27 Mar 2014

Author Khaled Hosseini says peace vital for sustainable return of Afghan refugees

Author Khaled Hosseini wraps up a visit to his native Afghanistan by highlighting the need for peace to ensure the safe and sustainable return of the forcibly displaced.

15 Sep 2009