Grandi praises generosity of Niger for hosting thousands of refugees
High Commissioner says Niger, despite its own poverty and problems, is an example to the world.
Vulnerable refugees evacuated from Libya during visit of UNHCR head
Some 122 refugees, mostly women and children, fly out after qualifying for evacuation and resettlement under new international programme.
Angelina Jolie visits West Mosul, where Iraqi families are returning home to ruins
The UNHCR Special Envoy met with families who survived years of terror and displacement. Although the world seems to have forgotten them, they are determined to rebuild.
Live Blog: World Refugee Day events span the globe as displacement hits record
Retired French couple take Sudanese refugee into their home
Afghan swaps hardship of the "Jungle" for suburbs of Paris
Forced displacement at record 68.5 million
Frenchman and Syrian bond over shared interest in cooking
In Jordan, sweet Ramadan treats unite refugees and locals
Press releases and news comments
- FAO and UNHCR launch new tool to save forests in displacement-affected areas 20 Jun 2018
- On World Refugee Day cities worldwide stand \#WithRefugees 20 Jun 2018
- Statement by UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi on World Refugee Day 2018 20 Jun 2018
- First monsoons sweep Bangladesh refugee settlements amid ongoing emergency response 12 Jun 2018
- UNHCR assessing urgent humanitarian needs of Guatemalans affected by volcano 12 Jun 2018
- UNHCR registering needs of population affected by volcano eruption in Guatemala 8 Jun 2018