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OP-ED: The solution they seek is voluntary...

OP-ED: The solution they seek is voluntary...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, Jul 3 2020

The following speech was delivered at the Liberation War Museum at the inaugural event for the Thread...

DUFS to observe World Refugee Day

DUFS to observe World Refugee Day

Showtime

Thu, Jun 18 2020

The event will be held online from June 19-20

Myanmar, UNHCR, UNDP extend MoU on Rohingya...

Myanmar, UNHCR, UNDP extend MoU on Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, May 11 2020

The MoU is aimed at creating a conducive condition for voluntary and sustainable repatriation of Rohingya...

UNHCR opposes Rohingya transfers to...

UNHCR opposes Rohingya transfers to...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, May 5 2020

Like in the past, rescued Rohingyas could be in Cox’s Bazar, says UN refugee agency

Coronavirus: Much more must be done...

Coronavirus: Much more must be done...

Coronavirus

Thu, Apr 23 2020

Limited testing, ICUs, skilled medical staff and PPEs key challenges; only six people out of more than...

UNHCR: Rohingyas, host communities among...

UNHCR: Rohingyas, host communities among...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Apr 21 2020

UN refugee agency also warns of life-threatening consequences if monsoon preparedness not completed on...

UNHCR provides PPE, support for intensive...

UNHCR provides PPE, support for intensive...

Nation

Sun, Apr 19 2020

The UNHCR is also supporting authorities to increase the intensive care capacity of Sadar Hospital, with...

Rohingyas still at sea: UNHCR seeks...

Rohingyas still at sea: UNHCR seeks...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Apr 17 2020

The UNHCR has appreciated Bangladesh for providing important protection to the Rohingyas

‘Global community must work meaningfully...

‘Global community must work meaningfully...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Mar 3 2020

Progress towards Rohingya repatriation still deserves due attention, Shahriar Alam says

Rohingya crisis: UNHCR special envoy...

Rohingya crisis: UNHCR special envoy...

Rohingya Crisis

Sun, Feb 23 2020

Hollywood star applauds Bangladesh’s leadership role

UNHCR: 2020 plan seeking $877m to be...

UNHCR: 2020 plan seeking $877m to be...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Feb 4 2020

Support for host communities ensured in plan, says UNHCR rep

Bangladesh has more internally displaced...

Bangladesh has more internally displaced...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Dec 15 2019

Syria has the highest number of displaced people, 6.1 million; followed by Colombia, 5.8 million

Where do the displaced go?

Where do the displaced go?

Anik Kabir

Sat, Nov 30 2019

How forecasting models can help

UNHCR deputy: Difficult to set timeline...

UNHCR deputy: Difficult to set timeline...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Nov 28 2019

Everyone including the UN failed the Rohingyas, UNHCR representative says

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...