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Aid in a world of crisis

NEVER in the 64-year history of the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has it had to address so much human misery. At the beginning of 2014, more than 51 million people were displaced from their homes, uprooted by conflict and persecution. Many ... Bangladesh Daily Star, 1 hour ago
Humanitarian aid in a world of crisis, 3 days ago

Angelina Jolie meets Daesh victims

US actress and UNHCR ambassador Angelina Jolie stands during a visit to a camp for displaced Iraqis in Khanke, a few kilometres (miles) from the Turkish border in Iraq's Dohuk province. (AFP) Run by authorities from the three-province autonomous ...
 Emirates2474 hours ago Jolie in Iraq, says more desperately needed for its millions of refugees, those of Syria  Japan Times12 hours ago Jolie in Iraq, says more needed for Iraq and Syria refugees  Miami Herald14 hours ago Angelina Jolie appeals for more aid for ISIS refugees  ONE News14 hours ago

UNHCR Envoy Angelina Jolie urges "much more" assistance for refugees in Iraq

IRBIL, Jan 25 (KUNA) -- US movie star and UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie has said that the needs of people displaced in the crises affecting both Syria and Iraq "outstrip the resources available," adding, "much more international assistance is ...
 Kuwait News Agency16 hours ago

UNHCR, BAFIA, Japan and Australia Inaugurate Molavi School in Mashhad

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Representative and Deputy Representative along with the Deputy Director General of the Bureau for Aliens and Foreign Immigrants Affairs (BAFIA), Deputy Head of Mission for the Australian Embassy ...
 Kayhan International10 hours ago UNHCR team calls on Minister  Frontier Post2 days ago UNHCR to help settle Rohingya  Asia News Network4 days ago UNHCR Study on Plight of Syrian Refugees in Jordan  Inter Press Service6 days ago
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Concerns grow over access constraints to IDPs in eastern Ukraine

UNHCR is concerned that Ukrainian government regulations are undermining humanitarian agencies' ability to help people in need. GENEVA, January 23 (UNHCR) The UN refugee agency on Friday expressed concern that new Ukrainian government regulations ...
 Africa News Wire2 days ago UNHCR and partners renew appeal for more support for CAR refugees  Africa News Wire2 days ago Refugee plan in CAR to assist 460,000  United Nations Multimedia2 days ago As refugees continue to flee violence in the Central African Republic, UNHCR and partners renew appeal for more support  AlertNet2 days ago

UNHCR concerned over recent looting of foreign-owned shops in Soweto

/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- UNHCR is concerned over the recent spate of violence and looting in Soweto that mainly affected foreigners, including refugees and asylum seekers. According to information provided by the South African ...
 Africa News Wire2 days ago XINHUA - UNHCR concerned over recent looting of foreign-owned shops in S. Africa  Namibia Press Agency2 days ago

NEMA disputes UNHCR's, others figure on internally displaced persons

THE National Emergency Management Agency has contradicted the initial total number of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) given by the United Nations High Commissioner of Refugees (UNHCR), other related agencies and non-governmental organisations. ...
 The Guardian Nigeria3 days ago The grant will be implemented through UNHCR with a focus on women and children.  Radio Pakistan2 weeks ago Of elections, voter's card and displaced persons  Daily Newswatch1 week ago

UNHCR: Iran's generous attitude towards refugees commendable

Mashhad, Khorasan Razavi Prov, Jan 21, IRNA UNHCR representative in Iran Fatima Abdullah said the generous attitude of Iran towards Afghan refugees for the past three decades
 Islamic Republic News Agency4 days ago
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UNHCR concerned over refugees' return to violence-hit Nigeria

 The UN today expressed concern over the return of hundreds of refugees to Nigeria from Niger, saying authorities in the two countries should stop the repatriation until there are proper safeguards against the brutal violence by radical group Boko Haram.
 Zee News1 week ago UNHCR concerned over refugees' return to violence-hit Nigeria  Business Standard1 week ago UNHCR: Halt Refugee Returns from Niger  VOA News1 week ago Boko Haram: UNHCR worried over return of refugees from Niger  The Nation Nigeria1 week ago

UNHCR, WFP welcome S.Korea assitance to Afghans in Iran

Drilling congress to be held- 16 minutes ago Iranian photographer shines in Asahi Shimbun contest- 33 minutes ago IRNA to launch Kurdish news service- 36 minutes ago Iran after 10% share of world market for gas exports- 46 minutes ago UNHCR, ...
 Islamic Republic News Agency1 week ago Daily welcomes ICC plans to investigate Israeli war crimes  Islamic Republic News Agency1 week ago Persian language indicates domination of Iranian civilization  Islamic Republic News Agency1 week ago Aras Industrial Site in Iran-Armenia border to be expanded  Islamic Republic News Agency1 week ago
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