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World Environment Day to be observed...

World Environment Day to be observed...

Environment

Sun, Jun 3 2018

UNHCR and IUCN will observe World Environment Day on Tuesday with the theme “Beat Plastic

Bracing for the monsoon

Bracing for the monsoon

Editorial

Sun, Jun 3 2018

We must meet the challenge of continuing our humanitarian work

UNHCR extremely concerned about monsoon...

UNHCR extremely concerned about monsoon...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jun 1 2018

UNHCR, the UN refugee agency said on Thursday laid emphasis on safe relocation of Rohingyas

UNHCR: First new land ready to help...

UNHCR: First new land ready to help...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 8 2018

Across all the settlements, around 200,000 people have been identified as being at high risk of flood...

UNHCR’s monsoon response efforts in...

UNHCR’s monsoon response efforts in...

South Asia

Sat, May 5 2018

An estimated 60,000 refugees are currently residing in areas at high risk of landslides and

Tanzil Ferdous: My work benefitting...

Tanzil Ferdous: My work benefitting...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 4 2018

Tanzil Ferdous – the first Bangladeshi woman to receive the prestigious Emerging Young Leaders Award...

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...

UNHCR, KSRelief sign $3 million aid...

UNHCR, KSRelief sign $3 million aid...

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 13 2018

'UNHCR appreciates KSRelief’s kind and timely contribution particularly in light of the pressing need...

Youth leaders speak at BYLC event

Youth leaders speak at BYLC event

Magazine

Thu, Apr 12 2018

The speakers represented students from different backgrounds and have discussed pressing challenges facing...

Rohingya camps impede movement of wild...

Rohingya camps impede movement of wild...

Bangladesh

Sat, Apr 7 2018

Several refugees were also killed in elephant attacks in these camps, as the movement of the animals...

Prof Riaz: Mistake to sign Rohingya...

Prof Riaz: Mistake to sign Rohingya...

Bangladesh

Fri, Apr 6 2018

'Its implementation chance is slim'

Myanmar agrees to UNHCR initiative for...

Myanmar agrees to UNHCR initiative for...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Mar 29 2018

'A hurried repatriation might lead to problems'

Cate Blanchett to visit Rohingya camps...

Cate Blanchett to visit Rohingya camps...

Showtime

Sun, Mar 11 2018

She will be on a four day tour to visit these camps in Cox’s Bazar

UN rights council to hold urgent session...

UN rights council to hold urgent session...

Middle East

Fri, Mar 2 2018

The draft resolution also calls on war crimes investigators from the UN-backed Commission of Inquiry...

Plan launched to check human-elephant...

Plan launched to check human-elephant...

Bangladesh

Fri, Mar 2 2018

There have been at least 10 deaths resulting from human-elephant incidents in the main Kutupalong-Balukhali...

Five refugees killed, 20 injured, in...

Five refugees killed, 20 injured, in...

Africa

Fri, Feb 23 2018

'They started pelting stones, pieces of metal and in that 20 refugees were injured and seven police officers....

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...

UNHCR: Monsoon could put protection...

UNHCR: Monsoon could put protection...

Nation

Fri, Feb 2 2018

'More than 85,000 refugees could lose their shelters. Another 23,000 refugees living on steep slopes...

J-rock singer Miyavi visiting Bangladesh...

J-rock singer Miyavi visiting Bangladesh...

Foreign Affairs

Thu, Feb 1 2018

At least 688,000 Rohingyas have entered Bangladesh fleeing the violence which erupted in Myanmar on August...

Govt signs agreement with UNHCR to exchange...

Govt signs agreement with UNHCR to exchange...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jan 30 2018

At least 688,000 Rohingyas entered Bangladesh fleeing the violence which erupted in Myanmar on August...

Japanese singer Miyavi coming to meet...

Japanese singer Miyavi coming to meet...

Showtime

Mon, Jan 29 2018

He has used his talent, voice and platform to help support various UNHCR campaigns, including #WithRefugees...