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  1. 3 hours ago

    As Mediterranean Sea arrivals decline and death rates rise, UNHCR calls for strengthening of search and rescue

  2. 4 hours ago

    Joint Bangladesh/UNHCR verification of Rohingya refugees gets underway

  3. Jul 5

    Statement by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi on the situation in South West Syria

  4. Jul 2

    Ben Stiller appointed Goodwill Ambassador for UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency

  5. Jul 2

    UNHCR calls on Austria EU Presidency to lead and unite EU countries towards a fair and functioning asylum system

  6. Jun 30

    UNHCR appalled by the loss of life at sea off the coast of Libya

  7. Jun 29

    Saving lives at sea must be an absolute priority. UNHCR () and stand ready to support states in preventing unnecessary loss of live

  8. Jun 29

    UNHCR and 's proposals to Europe on saving lives at sea and ensuring boats with rescued passengers have somewhere safe to dock

  9. Retweeted
    Jun 27

    UNHCR, IOM tonight urging EU to chart a new way forward to reduce loss of life on Mediterranean

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  10. Jun 27

    IOM, UNHCR appeal for region-wide action by EU countries over Mediterranean tragedies

  11. Retweeted
    Jun 25

    Predictable rescue-at-sea among the Mediterranean countries is a a test for our values. What legacy do we want to leave behind? Less declarations & more concrete acts of solidarity/responsibility are needed.

  12. Jun 25

    Gap between refugee resettlement needs and opportunities widens

  13. Jun 22

    Statement of UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi on Europe and asylum

  14. Jun 21

    UNHCR shocked by mass drownings off Libya, calls for urgent action

  15. Retweeted
    Jun 20

    🎥Last night flew with 122 refugees on a UNHCR life-saving evacuation flight from Libya to Niger. Watch it on Media: 🔗 Here is a short preview.

  16. Retweeted
    Jun 20

    🎥 flew with 122 refugees from Libya to Niger last night. Looking for footage? We've got it right here on Media: 🔗

  17. Jun 20

    FAO and UNHCR launch new tool to save forests in displacement-affected areas

  18. Jun 20

    On World Refugee Day cities worldwide stand

  19. Jun 19

    Statement by UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi on World Refugee Day 2018

  20. Jun 18

    Forced displacement above 68m in 2017, new global deal on refugees critical


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