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Kobane refugee joins thousands heading to Iraq

When residents of Kobane fled their homes, many had only minutes to decide what to take with them...

Fresh displacement crisis in Iraq as 180,000 flee town of Hit

The UN refugee agency reported on Tuesday that an estimated 180,000 people have fled from the central Iraq town of Hit.

South Sudan teenager leads her young siblings to safety in Uganda

When 13-year-old Yayo Tangko turned up at the Boroli refugee settlement in Uganda she feared the worst for her missing parents.

UN Day celebration 24 October at Stockholm University

On Friday October 24 , UNHCR together with the Swedish UN family will celebrate the UN Day at the University of Stockholm.

 

UNHCR presents Nansen Refugee Award to courageous Colombian women

A courageous Colombian women's rights network was in the spotlight on Monday as it received UNHCR's prestigious Nansen Refugee Award in Geneva, Switzerland.

The humanitarian suffering continues in Ukraine

Under the imposing dome of the Stalin-era train station, dozens of exhausted travellers lie sprawled and sleeping on benches in a corner of the lobby.

"Hello Sweden – to feel home in a new country"

Project "Hello Sweden"

School children in Sweden are seeing the world through new eyes – the eyes of refugees

Resettlement - a lifesaving tool for vulnerable refugees

Resettlement - a lifesaving tool

In Almedalen, UNHCR and SMB have put the spotlight on resettlement.

UNHCR’s RICE report now available in Swedish and English

UNHCR’s RICE report

RICE report is now also available in Swedish and English!

UNHCR:  Refugees in Lithuania voice their wish to integrate in and contribute to the Lithuanian society

New UNHCR report on refugee integration in Lithuania

UNHCR and partners are launching the report about refugee integration in Lithuania.

UNHCR brings the voices of refugees in Lithuania into the heart of  Lithuanian political life

Refugee integration in Lithuania

UNHCR and partners launched a report on refugee integration in Lithuania.

"Hello Sweden – to feel home in a new country"

Project "Hello Sweden"

School children in Sweden are seeing the world through new eyes – the eyes of refugees

Resettlement - a lifesaving tool for vulnerable refugees

Resettlement - a lifesaving tool

In Almedalen, UNHCR and SMB have put the spotlight on resettlement.

UNHCR’s RICE report now available in Swedish and English

UNHCR’s RICE report

RICE report is now also available in Swedish and English!

UNHCR:  Refugees in Lithuania voice their wish to integrate in and contribute to the Lithuanian society

New UNHCR report on refugee integration in Lithuania

UNHCR and partners are launching the report about refugee integration in Lithuania.

UNHCR brings the voices of refugees in Lithuania into the heart of  Lithuanian political life

Refugee integration in Lithuania

UNHCR and partners launched a report on refugee integration in Lithuania.

"Hello Sweden – to feel home in a new country"

Project "Hello Sweden"

School children in Sweden are seeing the world through new eyes – the eyes of refugees

Resettlement - a lifesaving tool for vulnerable refugees

Resettlement - a lifesaving tool

In Almedalen, UNHCR and SMB have put the spotlight on resettlement.

UNHCR’s RICE report now available in Swedish and English

UNHCR’s RICE report

RICE report is now also available in Swedish and English!

UNHCR:  Refugees in Lithuania voice their wish to integrate in and contribute to the Lithuanian society

New UNHCR report on refugee integration in Lithuania

UNHCR and partners are launching the report about refugee integration in Lithuania.

UNHCR brings the voices of refugees in Lithuania into the heart of  Lithuanian political life

Refugee integration in Lithuania

UNHCR and partners launched a report on refugee integration in Lithuania.

 
 
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