Refugees chief meets Pope Francis to discuss global displacement crisis
Filippo Grandi expressed deep appreciation for the Pope's advocacy and efforts to bring attention to refugees and internally displaced people.
Refugees fleeing South Sudan pass one million mark
With this milestone, South Sudan joins Syria, Afghanistan and Somalia as countries which have produced more than a million refugees.
UNHCR #WithRefugees petition heads to UN Secretary-General
With over 1.3 million signatures, the petition will be handed to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and General Assembly President Peter Thomson in New York.
Somali student proves it's never too late to learn in Malaysia
At a Kenyan refugee camp, girls learn to beat the odds
Young asylum-seekers spend summer break learning German
Boat tours highlight Amsterdam's refugee past
With Syria refugee crisis, Lebanese health services improve
Heeding cries for help lands Hellenic Rescue Team 2016 Nansen Award
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