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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

UN refugee chief warns New Zealand massacre...

UN refugee chief warns New Zealand massacre...

Oceania

Wed, Apr 10 2019

Grandi told the UN Security Council that the state of discussions globally about refugees and migrants...

UN agency calls for more access in Syria...

UN agency calls for more access in Syria...

Middle East

Sun, Mar 10 2019

Many Syrians scattered within and outside the country - including the more than a million in neighbouring...

Myanmar delays UN refugee chief's...

Myanmar delays UN refugee chief's...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 15 2019

The troubled western state has seen fighting flare again in recent weeks

UN, WB, UNHCR chiefs meet PM

UN, WB, UNHCR chiefs meet PM

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Jul 1 2018

Hoping to draw the attention of the international community on the Rohingya crisis, and to raise funds...

UN refugee boss concerned over US separating...

UN refugee boss concerned over US separating...

North America

Tue, Jun 19 2018

UNHCR tries to help rich countries to accept refugees after they have fled into overburdened places such...

Bangladesh and UNHCR agree on voluntary...

Bangladesh and UNHCR agree on voluntary...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, Apr 13 2018

In the absence of a tripartite agreement between UNHCR, Myanmar, and Bangladesh, the UNHCR has continued...

Shahriar Alam: Dhaka remains engaged...

Shahriar Alam: Dhaka remains engaged...

Bangladesh

Sat, Mar 17 2018

The state minister underscored the importance of keeping international community's focus on the Rohingya...

UNHCR: Myanmar still not safe for Rohingya...

UNHCR: Myanmar still not safe for Rohingya...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 15 2018

The United Nations has accused Myanmar of carrying out an ethnic cleansing campaign by forcing the Muslim...

UN refugee chief: Myanmar still not...

UN refugee chief: Myanmar still not...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 14 2018

'Let me be clear: conditions are not yet conducive to the voluntary repatriation of Rohingya...

UNHCR: Rohingya refugees drained by...

UNHCR: Rohingya refugees drained by...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 22 2017

Tension had been rising between the government and aid agencies even before the spasm of violence that...

UN refugee chief: World powers are failing...

UN refugee chief: World powers are failing...

World

Fri, Nov 3 2017

The Security Council also appears deadlocked on how to respond to the refugee crisis in Myanmar

UN refugee chief: Myanmar Rohingya must...

UN refugee chief: Myanmar Rohingya must...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 3 2017

More than 600,000 Rohingya have fled Rakhine since late August during military operations that the United...

UN: More than two million new refugees...

UN: More than two million new refugees...

World

Mon, Oct 2 2017

In 2016, UNHCR had $4.4bn available funds, but still ended the year with a 41% shortfall

UNHCR: The big question is whether the...

UNHCR: The big question is whether the...

South Asia

Wed, Sep 27 2017

'Clearly if only the people with papers can go back, that will be a very small number if at all'

UNHCR chief urges international donors...

UNHCR chief urges international donors...

Nation

Sun, Sep 24 2017

'I was struck by the incredible magnitude of their needs as they need everything, including shelter,...

UNHCR chief meets with Rohingya refugees...

UNHCR chief meets with Rohingya refugees...

South Asia

Sun, Sep 24 2017

More than 420,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh since August 25

UNHCR chief visits Rohingya camps

UNHCR chief visits Rohingya camps

Nation

Mon, Jul 10 2017

The United Nations has established a fact-finding mission to investigate crimes against humanity allegedly...