Last Updated: Friday, 24 March 2017, 15:16 GMT

UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees was established on December 14, 1950 by the United Nations General Assembly. The agency is mandated to lead and co-ordinate international action to protect refugees and resolve refugee problems worldwide. Its primary purpose is to safeguard the rights and well-being of refugees. It strives to ensure that everyone can exercise the right to seek asylum and find safe refuge in another State, with the option to return home voluntarily, integrate locally or to resettle in a third country. In more than five decades, the agency has helped an estimated 50 million people restart their lives. Today, a staff of around 7,092 people in 124 countries continues to help 35.8 million persons.  Website: www.unhcr.org
Filter:
Showing 21-30 of 9,928 results
Connectivity brightening future of refugees in Malawi

14 March 2017 | Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) | Document type: Country News

Iraq Flash Update (as of 14 March 2017)

14 March 2017 | Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) | Document type: UNHCR Country Updates

Djibouti: Inter-agency update for the response to the Yemeni situation #51 (January-February 2017)

14 March 2017 | Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) | Document type: UNHCR Country Updates

UNHCR Weekly Report for Europe

12 March 2017 | Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) | Document type: UNHCR Country Updates

Turkey: Provincial Breakdown Syrian Refugees in Turkey (as of 1 March 2017)

10 March 2017 | Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) | Document type: Maps

Displaced Yemenis face dire conditions after latest violence

10 March 2017 | Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) | Document type: Country News

Turkey: Provincial Breakdown Non-Syrian Refugees and Asylum Seekers registered with UNHCR (as of 1 March 2017)

10 March 2017 | Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) | Document type: Maps

UNHCR Mosul Emergency Response Since October 2016

9 March 2017 | Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) | Document type: Maps

Background Note on Gender Equality, Nationality Laws and Statelessness 2017

8 March 2017 | Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) | Document type: Thematic Reports

UNHCR Serbia Update, 06-08 March 2017

8 March 2017 | Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) | Document type: UNHCR Country Updates

Search Refworld