Forced from their homes, displaced Congolese in dire need of shelter

As more families flee the DRC's Beni Territory, shelter needs are mounting – over 100,000 families who have found safety in North Kivu urgently need a place to stay.

16 Jul 2021

Severe storms damage shelters of 16,000 Ethiopian refugees in Sudan

29 Jun 2021

UN High Commissioner for Refugees praises Latin America for its commitment to the inclusion of all those in need of protection

23 Jun 2021

For displaced Venezuelans, regularization is the key to building productive lives

Far-reaching regularization schemes in Colombia and Ecuador are providing a lifeline to Venezuelan refugees and migrants who long to become self-sufficient.

23 Jun 2021

Dance programme helps Venezuelan teen settle into new life in Panama

Programa Enlaces uses art and dance to build bridges between communities, helping young refugees adjust to life in their new host country.

19 Jun 2021

UNHCR and IOM celebrate the commitment of the international community to mobilize funds for refugees and migrants from Venezuela

Joint UNHCR/IOM press release

17 Jun 2021

UNHCR, IOM, aid partners call for urgent support to refugees and migrants from Venezuela and their hosts

Joint UNHCR-IOM Press Release

15 Jun 2021

Southern hemisphere winter increases hardship for displaced Venezuelans

9 Jun 2021

Southern winter spells trouble for Venezuelan refugees and migrants

In the southern half of South America, plummeting temperatures bring additional hardships for those living on the streets, adding to the misery brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.

9 Jun 2021