Cate Blanchett appointed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador

Emergency
Iraq

Despite booby traps, Iraqis risk all on return to Ramadi

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Syria

Syrian refugee carries Olympic torch through Athens

Ecuador earthquake leaves thousands homeless

Burundi refugees tell of new horrors

Spotlight

News Story: Slovakia receives 37 Somalis from camps in Eritrea.

News Story: Displaced villagers return home in Myanmar's Rakhine state.

News Story: Horrified shipwreck survivors watched as hundreds drowned.

News Story: Sahrawi women to get behind the wheel at new driving school.

News Story: Greek couple offers a welcome haven to Syrian family.

News Story: A year after Nepal quake, villagers rebuild from the ruins.

News Story: UNHCR, Annenberg photo exhibit highlights refugee grit.

News Story: UNHCR emergency airlift to aid Ecuador quake relief.

News Story: UNHCR begins relocating Mozambican asylum-seekers in Malawi

News Story: Fresh fighting drives displacement in eastern DR Congo.

News Story: UNHCR: Include refugees and displaced in Colombia peace talks.

News Story: War strands Yemenis in Egypt, separated from their families.

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Human Story

Telling the Human Story

Yusra has dreamt of the Olympics for years. Now a refugee in Germany, she hopes to qualify to compete at the Games in Brazil.

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Making a Difference

Making a Difference

As war destroyed lives and buildings in Syria, Alaa had to interrupt her architecture studies. Now a scholarship is helping her finish her degree in Portugal.

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Setting the Agenda

Setting the Agenda

High-level meeting on global responsibility sharing through pathways for admission of Syrian refugees, Geneva, March 30 2016. Address by United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi.

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