Surviving the deadliest migration route from Libya to Italy https://tmbw.news/surviving-the-deadliest-migration-route-from-libya-to-italy  The UN refugee agency says the number of deaths on the migrant route from Libya to Italy is increasing and that traffickers are becoming ever more ruthless. It wants $420m (£320m; €360m) to stop people risking their lives on the Mediterranean crossing.Rami Ruhayem spent weeks on a rescue boat with Médecins Sans Frontières and heard the harrowing testimony…

Surviving the deadliest migration route from Libya to Italy https://tmbw.news/surviving-the-deadliest-migration-route-from-libya-to-italy The UN refugee agency says the number of deaths on the migrant route from Libya to Italy is increasing and that traffickers are becoming ever more ruthless. It wants $420m (£320m; €360m) to stop people risking their lives on the Mediterranean crossing.Rami Ruhayem spent weeks on a rescue boat with Médecins Sans Frontières and heard the harrowing testimony…

UNHCR - The UN Refugee Agency  The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees coordinates international action to protect refugees and resolve refugee problems worldwide. The website offers maps, statistics, documents, images and country specific information on many aspects of refugee life. The teachers’ section offers a range of lesson plans, videos and poster resources.

UNHCR - The UN Refugee Agency The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees coordinates international action to protect refugees and resolve refugee problems worldwide. The website offers maps, statistics, documents, images and country specific information on many aspects of refugee life. The teachers’ section offers a range of lesson plans, videos and poster resources.

"Syria refugees to reach 700,000 by year's end - UNHCR-The UN's refugee agency has warned that as many as 700,000 people could have fled Syria by the end of the year, a huge increase on its previous estimate..."

Syria refugees to reach 700,000 by year's end - UNHCR

"Syria refugees to reach 700,000 by year's end - UNHCR-The UN's refugee agency has warned that as many as 700,000 people could have fled Syria by the end of the year, a huge increase on its previous estimate..."

Millions of Syrian people have been forced from their homes by violence and war. All of us can help the UN Refugee Agency provide them and other refugees worldwide with the necessities to survive and rebuild.

Millions of Syrian people have been forced from their homes by violence and war. All of us can help the UN Refugee Agency provide them and other refugees worldwide with the necessities to survive and rebuild.

As part of efforts to assist displaced persons Tuface Foundation is organising a fund raising charity concert to support the activities of the UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) in the North-East.  Musical icon Innocent Idibia popularly known as Tuface made this known while briefing journalists on Thursday in Abuja.  Tuface said that the concert would take place on Sunday at Transcorp Hilton Hotel Abuja and urged Nigerians to support the cause.  He said that 60 per cent of the proceeds…

As part of efforts to assist displaced persons Tuface Foundation is organising a fund raising charity concert to support the activities of the UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) in the North-East. Musical icon Innocent Idibia popularly known as Tuface made this known while briefing journalists on Thursday in Abuja. Tuface said that the concert would take place on Sunday at Transcorp Hilton Hotel Abuja and urged Nigerians to support the cause. He said that 60 per cent of the proceeds…

UN News - DR Congo: UN refugee agency sounds alarm as displacement sees no end in Kasai region

UN News - DR Congo: UN refugee agency sounds alarm as displacement sees no end in Kasai region

Elisa, a strong woman and mother, used to work in the local church’s Sunday school in her home country, #SouthSudan. She fled with her children after her husband was killed, leaving the family farm behind. She has lived in Kakuma refugee camp in #Kenya since 2012, where she has made a new home, and her children are now in school.  The World Bank is strengthening collaboration with #UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and other partners to promote lasting solutions to forced displacement.  Regram…

Elisa, a strong woman and mother, used to work in the local church’s Sunday school in her home country, #SouthSudan. She fled with her children after her husband was killed, leaving the family farm behind. She has lived in Kakuma refugee camp in #Kenya since 2012, where she has made a new home, and her children are now in school. The World Bank is strengthening collaboration with #UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and other partners to promote lasting solutions to forced displacement. Regram…

GENEVA: The UN refugee agency on Tuesday accused Sri Lanka of breaking international law in its growing campaign to kick out Pakistani asylum seekers without a fair hearing. “Fundamentally, this is a breach of the principle of no forced returns. That’s a clear violation of international law,” said Adrian Edwards, spokesman for the UN high […]

GENEVA: The UN refugee agency on Tuesday accused Sri Lanka of breaking international law in its growing campaign to kick out Pakistani asylum seekers without a fair hearing. “Fundamentally, this is a breach of the principle of no forced returns. That’s a clear violation of international law,” said Adrian Edwards, spokesman for the UN high […]

Three separate shipwrecks in the Mediterranean south of Italy in recent days are thought to have claimed the lives of more than 700 people, officials from the UN's refugee agency said.

Three separate shipwrecks in the Mediterranean south of Italy in recent days are thought to have claimed the lives of more than 700 people, officials from the UN's refugee agency said.

Help Syrian Refugees pleas:  UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) - the UN Refugee Agency that does humanitarian work  and  United States Association for UNHCR (USA for UNHCR)  Message from Ellen Rose, Board Chair USA for UNHCR:  Syrian refugees who desperately need help   www.UNRefugees.org  Over 310,000 people have crossed Syria’s borders in desperate search of safety.  More than 220,000 are women and children.  The UN Refugee Agency is providing emergency assistance.  Supplies are low.

Help Syrian Refugees pleas: UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) - the UN Refugee Agency that does humanitarian work and United States Association for UNHCR (USA for UNHCR) Message from Ellen Rose, Board Chair USA for UNHCR: Syrian refugees who desperately need help www.UNRefugees.org Over 310,000 people have crossed Syria’s borders in desperate search of safety. More than 220,000 are women and children. The UN Refugee Agency is providing emergency assistance. Supplies are low.

As number of people driven from home exceeds 60 million for first time, UN refugee agency sounds alarm over failure of nations to find collective solutions

One in every 113 people forced to flee, says UN refugee agency

As number of people driven from home exceeds 60 million for first time, UN refugee agency sounds alarm over failure of nations to find collective solutions

Since early 2001, renowned American actress Angelina Jolie has traveled the world as a Goodwill Ambassador to UNHCR, The UN Refugee Agency. On World Refugee Day, she pays tribute to the forcibly uprooted and to the people who protect them.

Since early 2001, renowned American actress Angelina Jolie has traveled the world as a Goodwill Ambassador to UNHCR, The UN Refugee Agency. On World Refugee Day, she pays tribute to the forcibly uprooted and to the people who protect them.

The UN refugee agency said Friday that nearly a half-million people who were displaced within Syria due to its civil …

The UN refugee agency said Friday that nearly a half-million people who were displaced within Syria due to its civil …

Image copyright Reuters  Image caption  Since the war began in Syria in 2011, about 5.5 million people have fled the country, the UN estimates  Almost 500,000 Syrians have returned to their homes this year, the UN says, describing this as a "notable trend".The UN refugee agency (UNHCR) says more than 440,000 internally displaced Syrians and about 31,000 of those who fled abroad have now come back.

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Since the war began in Syria in 2011, about 5.5 million people have fled the country, the UN estimates Almost 500,000 Syrians have returned to their homes this year, the UN says, describing this as a "notable trend".The UN refugee agency (UNHCR) says more than 440,000 internally displaced Syrians and about 31,000 of those who fled abroad have now come back.

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