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'I have always felt I should be a humanitarian worker'
UNHCR has nearly 11,000 staff, of whom 87 per cent are based in the field. Meet Adem Shaqiri, a field officer who works in Yemen.
Khaled Hosseini marks one millionth South Sudanese refugee in Uganda
Khaled Hosseini pays tribute to Uganda's "compassionate" refugee policy, as one millionth South Sudanese refugee crosses the border.
'Welcome to Uganda'
The Kite Runner author and UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Khaled Hosseini talks to refugees fleeing war-torn South Sudan.
Forced displacement worldwide at its highest in decades
UNHCR's annual Global Trends report says an unprecedented 65.6 million people were uprooted from their homes by conflict and persecution at the end of 2016.
Refugee participation seen as key to comprehensive response
Annual talks between UNHCR and NGOs conclude with call to allow refugees to become self-reliant.