Traditional Leaders urged to promote peace and reconciliation in South Sudan
War, human rights violations, underdevelopment, climate change and natural disasters are leading more people to leave their homes than at any time since reliable records began.
The announcement by the Kenyan government that it’s to close refugee camps is profoundly concerning and needs to be reconsidered, the UN said Monday.
Survivors of one of the worst ever tragedies at sea involving migrants crossing the Mediterranean, in which 500 people reportedly drowned, have begun to describe their ordeal.
Yemen conflict having “devastating” effect on women of reproductive age
The lack of safeguards regarding the relocation of migrants and refugees from Europe to Turkey under a new deal is a cause of concern for the UN refugee agency, UNCHR.
Young refugees from Syria who have been resettled in Europe are being given opportunities to continue their studies in school.
Five years of civil war has driven almost five million people abroad from their homes in Syria.
Dealing with the Syrian refugee crisis is the responsibility of the international community and everyone should “step up” to do their fair share, UN chief Ban Ki-moon has said.
Increasing the number of places that Syrian refugees can call home is among the aims of an international conference in Geneva on Wednesday.
The humanitarian situation in the besieged Yemeni city of Taizz has been described as “serious” by the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR).