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UNHCR and partners appeal for USD 207 million to respond to the Burundi Refugee Emergency

From Burundi, South Sudan to South Africa - the shocking refug...

THEUnited Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) had been a little optimistic, projecting that in 2015 the numbers of peopleof concern in Africa woulddecrease slightly,from 15.1 million in 2014 to 14.9 million, due to repatriation, ... Mail & Guardian Online, 5 hours ago

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UN: Migrant shipwreck deadliest in Mediterranean

| MSNBC Layout selectors NOW With Alex Wagner 05/22/15 Vice News' Milene Larsson and UNHCR's Brian Hansford discuss the refugee crisis that led to a deadly migrant shipwreck in the Mediterranean Sea in April, and what needs to ...
 MSNBC19 hours ago Ekiti: Fayose relocates Hausa indigenes as crisis escalates  NigerianHerald.com17 hours ago UNHCR offers Malaysia help to deal with illegal immigrants  Channel NewsAsia5 days ago Asia boat migrants: UNHCR offers Malaysia help  Frontier Post3 days ago
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More Than 200 Bangladeshi Migrants Found In Single Boat, Myanmar Says

(adds UNHCR comment, Reuters report link) By Tim McLaughlin and Aung Hla Tun YANGON, May 22 (Reuters) - Myanmar's navy found two boats, one carrying more than 200 Bangladeshis, the government said on Friday, after the military chief said some ...
 Huffington Post23 hours ago Myanmar says finds more than 200 Bangladeshis in boat offshore  DNA21 hours ago 2,000 migrants stranded in boats off Myanmar, says UNHCR  Malay Mail3 days ago UPDATE 2-Myanmar says finds more than 200 Bangladeshis in boat offshore  Reuters1 day ago

UNHCR to talk to boatpeople

The United Nations refugee agency, UNHCR, plans to interview migrants who have recently landed in northern Peninsular Malaysia once the immigration work by Malaysian authorities is sorted out. UNHCR representative Richard Towle said the interview ...
 New Age Bangladesh17 hours ago Migrants To Be Interviewed To Help Determine Identity, Origin  Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies10 hours ago
Deutsche Welle

Burundian refugees face cholera threat in Tanzania

The UN refugee agency UNHCR says an outbreak of cholera has infected 30,00 people in a Tanzanian border region, where the population has increased dramatically due to an influx of refugees from Burundi. The Burundians fled ...
 Deutsche Welle19 hours ago Deadly cholera outbreak in Tanzanian refugee camp  Radio TV Hong Kong16 hours ago The Himalayan Times  Himalayan times21 hours ago Cholera Infects 3,000 Burundian Refugees; UN Call for Help  ABC News21 hours ago
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Philippines making plans to accommodate 3,000 Rohingya migrants

MANILA: The Philippines government has held a series of high level meetings with UNHCR to formalise plans to temporarily house the Rohingya refugees. Earlier this week, Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr said the government is open to ...
 Channel NewsAsia21 hours ago United Nations, International Organization for Migration laud Philippines' willingness to help refugees  The E-Seoul Post1 day ago UNHCR, IOM laud Philippines' willingness to help refugees  Philippine Information Agency1 day ago UNHCR: Hats off to Philippines for stand on refugees  ABS-CBN News2 days ago
Channel NewsAsia

Verifying migrants' status will take time: UNHCR

JAKARTA: Indonesia and Malaysia are bracing for more arrivals of migrants, following an agreement by both countries to offer shelter for up to 7,000 refugees still stranded at sea. The refugees will be provided temporary shelter as long as they ...
 Channel NewsAsia23 hours ago Indonesia's Migrant Waves - The Short Answer  Austin American Statesman1 day ago
The UN Refugee Agency

Over 80 per cent of Syrian refugees using crisis or emergency coping strategies

Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees Country: Jordan, Syrian Arab Republic The UNHCR VAF Welfare Model shows that 86 per cent of Syrian refugees are living below the Jordanian poverty line and are therefore rated as being highly or severely ...
 Africa News Wire1 day ago Thousands flee Palmyra, UNHCR steps up aid  The UN Refugee Agency20 hours ago
The Star (Kenya)

Refugees Are Not A Security Threat

On April 11, Deputy President William Ruto ordered the UNHCR to close the Dadaab refugee camp within three months. This means 335,565 Somali refugees will be required to leave Kenya by end of June or the government will forcibly remove them. This ...
 The Star (Kenya)1 day ago
The UN Refugee Agency

Cholera outbreak claims lives of 29 Burundian refugees: UNHCR

The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) on Friday reported that a cholera epidemic in Tanzania's lakeside Kagunga area has killed 29 Burundian refugees and two local people. UNHCR spokesman Adrian Edwards said the epidemic had become "a new, worrying, and ... hours ago Cholera toll mounts for Burundi displaced, says refugee agency  United Nations Multimedia23 hours ago Cholera epidemic claims 31 lives in Tanzania, including 29 Burundian refugees  The UN Refugee Agency1 day ago United Nations: Cholera in Burundi refugee camp worsening, over 31 dead  Pulse.ng20 hours ago
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