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IOM, UNHCR, WFP launch disaster risk...

IOM, UNHCR, WFP launch disaster risk...

Bangladesh

Tue, Oct 1 2019

Cox's Bazar is one of the most disaster-prone districts of Bangladesh

UNHCR: Refugees, asylum seekers risk...

UNHCR: Refugees, asylum seekers risk...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Oct 1 2019

At least 15 refugees and asylum seekers died or went missing when attempting to cross overseas between...

UN: 1,500 flee homes in S Africa amid...

UN: 1,500 flee homes in S Africa amid...

Africa

Fri, Sep 20 2019

South Africa, the continent's second largest economy, is a major destination for other African...

UNHCR, IUCN highlight success in preventing...

UNHCR, IUCN highlight success in preventing...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Sep 18 2019

The project was launched 18 months ago to help reduce incidents involving elephants

No way home

No way home

Opinion

Tue, Sep 17 2019

What’s stopping the Rohingya from being repatriated?

Is Bangladesh taking charge or taking...

Is Bangladesh taking charge or taking...

Jamal Bin Fathoni

Thu, Sep 5 2019

The solution is to forge ahead by working alongside Rohingya groups and regional partners

UNHCR: Any repatriation must be...

UNHCR: Any repatriation must be...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Aug 22 2019

The organization said it has been assisting the government of Bangladesh in surveying the refugees on...

Bangladesh, UNHCR to survey Rohingya...

Bangladesh, UNHCR to survey Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Aug 19 2019

More than 730,000 Rohingya fled Rakhine for camps in Bangladesh after a military-led crackdown in August...

UNHCR: Over 500,000 Rohingyas issued...

UNHCR: Over 500,000 Rohingyas issued...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Aug 9 2019

The documents will count as proof of the refugees' right to return to their country of origin...

UNHCR gives 220 housing units to flood...

UNHCR gives 220 housing units to flood...

Nation

Tue, Jul 30 2019

Monsoon floods make no distinction, refugees and locals alike: UNHCR official

A call for transparency

A call for transparency

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Thu, Jul 4 2019

The National Human Rights Commission’s procedures require an upgrade

Signs of hope?

Signs of hope?

Editorial

Sun, May 26 2019

This is the kind of cooperation that we were hoping for

UNHCR to Myanmar: Take action to enable...

UNHCR to Myanmar: Take action to enable...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, May 25 2019

UNHCR likely to extend tenure of tripartite deal by one year

Dozens of migrants drown off Tunisia...

Dozens of migrants drown off Tunisia...

Europe

Sat, May 11 2019

It was one the deadliest shipwrecks involving migrants trying to reach Europe in 2019

UNHCR chief calls for solidarity with...

UNHCR chief calls for solidarity with...

World

Tue, May 7 2019

He also lauded individuals who chose courage over divisiveness, compassion over fear

Rohingya repatriation: Myanmar to extend...

Rohingya repatriation: Myanmar to extend...

South Asia

Mon, May 6 2019

Last year saw virtually no progress on important issues, including citizenship for Rohingyas

Rohingya crisis: 3 top UN officials...

Rohingya crisis: 3 top UN officials...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Apr 22 2019

The delegation will travel to Cox’s Bazar to meet with refugees

UNHCR gives buses for students in Ukhiya,...

UNHCR gives buses for students in Ukhiya,...

Nation

Mon, Apr 1 2019

The UN refugee agency says it recognises the impact that the Rohingya response has meant for the host...

An artistic respite at a Rohingya...

An artistic respite at a Rohingya...

Towheed Feroze

Mon, Mar 25 2019

Art is the best method to bring out the unspoken and unheard

Child protection in Rohingya camps still...

Child protection in Rohingya camps still...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, Feb 16 2019

UN aid agencies and NGO partners appealed for raising US$920 million for the JRP 2019, to meet the massive...

UNHCR deeply concerned about humanitarian...

UNHCR deeply concerned about humanitarian...

South Asia

Sat, Feb 9 2019

UNHCR also called on Bangladesh authorities to continue to allow people fleeing from violence in...