UNHCR warns against involuntary return of Nigerian refugees
UNHCR Special Envoy urges more support for Somalia refugees
Refugee chefs from countries such as Afghanistan, Eritrea and Somalia are showcasing their culinary skills in restaurants across 13 European cities this month.
The number of people who have fled their homes due to conflict, persecution and instability hit a record high of 65.6 million in 2016, according to the latest data from the UN refugee agency, UNHCR.
More international support is needed for Somalia so that scores of citizens who left the country decades ago can return home.
Iraqi children trapped in “endless cycle” of violence and poverty: UNICEF
New UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador will advocate for young refugees
Urgent appeal for civilian protection in Syria: UN chief
An urgent appeal has been made by the UN Secretary-General for combatants in Syria’s six-year civil war to do “everything in their power to protect civilians.”
Uganda is hosting a “solidarity summit” with the support of the United Nations amid a fast-growing refugee crisis in the country.
A mass exodus from South Sudan has roughly doubled the refugee population in the East African nation to over 1.2 million.
At least 130 feared dead following new shipwrecks in the Mediterranean