Filter by:

Afghanistan

The UN refugee agency, UNHCR, is appealing for urgent support for families forced to flee as they head into a grim winter.
© UNHCR video screenshot

Displaced families face winter hardships, UN refugee agency warns

Millions of people displaced by conflict or persecution from Ukraine, Afghanistan and across the Middle East could face a perilous winter as freezing temperatures add to the misery already that they are already suffering from spiralling prices, the lingering impact of COVID-19 and extreme weather linked to the climate crisis, the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, said on Friday.