UNHCR, the UN Refuge

UNHCR, the UN Refuge


Global account of #UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. We provide life-saving aid + protection to #refugees and people forced to flee. #WithRefugees #WorldRefugeeDay

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“Since the start of the security raids and arrests by the Libyan authorities in October, we have witnessed a sharp deterioration in the situation facing vulnerable asylum-seekers and refugees in Tripoli” - @cochetel 

💙 We’re in awe of this teacher’s dedication to his students in Ecuador

Climate change affects everyone, here is how refugees at Minawao refugee camp are combating desertification. 🌱 🌳

"If the United Nations Refugee Agency stands for anything, it is for the right to seek asylum and the non-negotiable prohibition on the return to violence and persecution." ~UNHCR's Assistant High Commissioner for Protection @GillianTriggs 

Seeking asylum is not illegal. Seeking asylum is a fundamental human right.

The desperate conditions of those stranded at Belarus-EU border have been repeatedly ignored, in some cases leading to tragic, avoidable deaths as situation deteriorates. We call on all sides for immediate action to save lives & prevent further suffering.

How is UNHCR making it easier for thousands of displaced Mozambicans to access jobs and essential services? Helping them get ID documents is part of it.

Bad internet No electricity Remote classes COVID-19 has impacted 1.5 billion learners worldwide. For refugee students like Yvana, adapting to school during lockdown is but the latest challenge that stands between them & their education. Read our report:

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🕊️ Hope 💙 Love ✨Happiness 🤝 Inclusion  🙏 Peace These are the elements that the winners of this year's youth design contest want to convey. Every proceed will be used to support sporting activities for refugees.

We call on the Libyan authorities to develop an urgent plan of action that could help alleviate the terrible suffering of asylum seekers and refugees in Libya.

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Refugees are students. Refugees are nurses. Refugees are teachers. Refugees are electricians. Refugees are lawyers. Refugees are chefs. Refugees are pilots. Refugees are musicians. Refugees are poets. Refugees are people like you and me. Stand#WithRefugees . #WorldRefugeeDay 

New fighting in Afghanistan has forced almost 300,000 people to flee their homes since the start of the year. You can help provide life-saving support to Afghans in need during this heart breaking moment in time:

Thank you @BTS_twt  fandom! ? Malaysian fans have donated to an NGO helping Syrian refugees this winter to celebrate BTS' Kim Taehyung's birthday today. #HAPPYVDAY 

Fight prejudice. ? Fight coronavirus. ? Here’s how you can join the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic:

At only 18, French footballer Eduardo@camabolingo  is one of Europe’s brightest young stars ⭐⚽ Many already know about his exciting talent. Now hear his story, starting at a refugee camp in @thefootyvines '>Angol @TheFootyVines .

How can just two dollars help protect refugees from coronavirus? ? Here’s how you can help:

A woman can be a refugee. A woman can be a plumber. A woman can be a pilot. A woman can be a blacksmith. A woman can be a teacher. A woman can be a scientist. A woman can be a chef. A woman can be a carpenter. A woman can be anything. #WomensDay  #GlobalGoals 

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How can just two dollars help protect refugees from coronavirus? ? Here’s how you can help:

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