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Tahsan becomes UNHCR goodwill...

Tahsan becomes UNHCR goodwill...

Showtime

Sat, Jan 2 2021

‘I feel privileged and honoured to be engaged with the UNHCR,’ says the popular singer-songwriter...

UN: Forced displacement tops 80m at...

UN: Forced displacement tops 80m at...

World

Wed, Dec 9 2020

79.5 million people were living uprooted and displaced-- more than 1% of the world's population

WHO: 336 Rohingyas infected with Covid-19...

WHO: 336 Rohingyas infected with Covid-19...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Nov 18 2020

As of October 31, some 71 host community members and nine Rohingyas have died from the deadly virus,...

UNHCR urges states to end limbo for...

UNHCR urges states to end limbo for...

World

Wed, Nov 11 2020

“The Covid-19 pandemic has shown more than ever the need for inclusion and the urgency to resolve...

UNHCR admires EU’s continuous support...

UNHCR admires EU’s support for...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Oct 29 2020

The EU has contributed €14 million to UNHCR to protect and assist Rohingya refugees and Bangladeshi...

UK gives $63m for Rohingya refugees...

UK gives $63m for Rohingya

Europe

Thu, Oct 22 2020

The UNHCR is appealing for more than $1 billion to meet the humanitarian needs of Rohingya refugees

Int’l donor conference on Thursday for...

Rohingya: Donors meeting Thursday

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Oct 20 2020

On the heels of significant funding gap, countries to be urged to increase assistance to support Rohingyas,...

ED: Not nearly enough

ED: Not nearly enough

Editorial

Sun, Oct 18 2020

Providing for the Rohingya is not the long-term viable solution

UNHCR Rohingya fund nearly $500m...

UNHCR Rohingya fund nearly $500m...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Oct 16 2020

The UN Refugee Agency seeks solidarity in its upcoming donor conference from the US, UK, and the EU aimed...

UN refugee chief tests positive for...

UN refugee chief tests positive for...

World

Wed, Oct 7 2020

Filippo Grandi only has mild symptoms and hope to recover soon

UNHCR calls for lasting solutions of...

UNHCR calls for lasting solutions of...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Aug 21 2020

The solution to the plight of the Rohingyas lies in Myanmar, it says

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