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UN Refugee Agency
The official account of , the United Nations Refugee Agency. Providing life-saving aid and protection to + the forcibly displaced.
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Filippo Grandi 4h
There has been no greater threat to humanity in the last 100 years than Nazism, a criminal, racist ideology. We must condemn racism always, without any conditions, hesitation or appeal.
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UNHCR Niger 19h
Tonight, 35 more will be resettled from Niger, to 🇫🇮 & 🇸🇪! In July alone, a total of 188 refugees will begin a new & brighter future through legal resettlement. Many thanks to those countries who stand in solidarity
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In 2017 Every 2 seconds ⌚️ someone was forced to flee 🚶🏽‍♀️ their home due to war, violence, or persecution. ⚠️
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A Scottish drama project is helping refugees share their stories on radio 📻
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He spent three years hoping to see his family, now Numeir's dream has come true
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Equality, respect and friendship. These are the values that this school in the UK stands for.
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Refugees in Germany are transforming discarded lifeboats into designer bags.
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This is a first for one of the world's most persecuted groups.
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In Honduras, one Support Centre is quickly becoming a hub for rebuilding the community of Chamelecón from the inside.
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Faced with budget shortfalls and street gang violence, educators in Honduras are seeking greater protection and support – with UNHCR's backing.
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Refugees in Burundi are working together to challenge disability myths
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What happened when Cobi welcomed Majidi, a resettled refugee, into his life? He found a friend right from the start.
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Who is ready for school? 🎒 These young refugee boys carry their schoolbags during morning registration before classes at Borgop, in Cameroon.
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The home of Guinness​ gives refugees and asylum-seekers a new chance in Ireland 🍺
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“We are teaching our children that it’s okay to be friends with somebody who doesn’t look like you, who doesn’t worship the same way you do." When Cobi and Majidi met, something magical happened. Friendship.
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“We lived at a purely physical level, just survival." This is the life of the the : the largest stateless group on the planet.
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YouTube Creators 18h
Olympic swimmer and ambassador sat down with 2017 ambassador to talk her training schedule, the realities of being a refugee, and the beauty that exists in her hometown of Damascus, Syria →
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Laugh with them. Cry with them. Eat with them. Tell them your stories. Tell them your secrets. They're there for the toughest moments. And they can make you feel welcome in a new place. Friends can be everything.
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In 2017 Every 2 seconds ⌚️ someone was forced to flee 🚶🏽‍♀️ their home due to war, violence, or persecution. ⚠️
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Are you bilingual? This is how you can use your language skills to help refugees. For more information, see ➡️
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Laugh with them. Cry with them. Eat with them. Tell them your stories. Tell them your secrets. They're there for the toughest moments. And they can make you feel welcome in a new place. Friends can be everything.
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Replying to @IFC_org
Happy ! Thank you for using the power of social media to highlight the investment potential of Kakuma refugee camp.
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Shukria arrived in England with little grasp of English. She is now an award-winning poet 🙌
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Yusra Mardini Jul 30
Absolute privilege to share my story with the fabulous . Thank you so much for the lovely walk and for being interested in the cause, my book & inspiring us women to do our best and fight for our rights - wish you all the best🙏🏽
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Bringing a taste of home to diners in Austria
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“Their dream is the American dream.” Cobi shares what he learned about friendship when he welcomed a refugee family to Arkansas
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Refugees from Syria are organising language classes and a summer school for children in Austria
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Why teacher passion matters to kids 📚
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Go Sophie! 🏄 Meet the Syrian refugee who wants to make Australian beaches safer places 🌊😎