Resettlement - a lifesaving tool for vulnerable refugees
During the week of Almedalen, UNHCR and the Swedish Migration Board have put the spotlight on resettlement as a lifesaving measure and durable solution for refugees.
UNHCR focuses on resettlement at Almedalen
UNHCR and the Swedish Migration Board are participating in Sweden’s largest political event this week, setting the spotlight on refugee crises and stressing the importance of resettlement.
Denmark supports UNHCR with USD 10.3 million to refugee emergencies
UNHCR is grateful for Denmark’s continued strong support to refugee emergencies. Denmark is the only donor to contribute with an Emergency Fund at the start of each year of USD 8.8 million (DKK 50.5 million), which is solely at UNHCR's discretion to allocate where the need is the greatest.
Sweden contributes with SEK 138 million to refugee situations worldwide
UNHCR has received a significant contribution of SEK 138 million (USD 21.1 million) from Sweden through the Swedish Development Agency – Sida.