Hungarian elderly help refugees find new purpose
In caring for others, refugees leave traumas behind and gain new friends in 'sceptical' Hungary.
Groundbreaking first evacuation of 162 vulnerable refugees from Libya to Italy
First evacuation flight organized by UNHCR and Italian authorities lands at Rome's Pratica di Mare military airport.
More speed needed to help refugees stranded in Greek islands
UNHCR moves a dozen families from soggy tents at Lesvos reception centre to hotels, but transfers to the mainland need to speed up as conditions deteriorate.
Refugee children battle for education in Tanzania
'I would have paid to do the work I was doing'
Syrian father of eight fights to give his family a future
Syrian wrestling star grapples with new challenge in Egypt
Most Syrian refugees in Lebanon now destitute, study finds
Driven from their lands, Colombia's Awá struggle to survive
Press releases and news comments
- UNHCR welcomes agreement to revive South Sudan's stalled peace process 23 Dec 2017
- UNHCR: First evacuation of 162 vulnerable refugees from Libya to Italy 22 Dec 2017
- As refugees flee Congo, French pop artist Christine and the Queens calls for attention to forgotten crisis 19 Dec 2017
- Australia must secure solutions for refugees abandoned on Manus Island 22 Dec 2017
- Fresh Congo violence fuels displacement to Uganda 22 Dec 2017
- Situation on Greek islands still grim despite speeded transfers 22 Dec 2017