#UNHCR

  • Article: Bangladesh to Send Rohingya Refugees Back to Myanmar Despite UN Genocide Warning
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    Bangladesh to Send Rohingya Refugees Back to Myanmar Despite UN Genocide Warning

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 30, 2018

    Authorities claim they’re equipped to protect the group and ward off discrimination. Read more

  • Article: Human Traffickers Are Advertising Openly on Facebook and, Tragically, Children Get a Discount
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    Human Traffickers Are Advertising Openly on Facebook and, Tragically, Children Get a Discount

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 20, 2018

    The “travel agent” ads may seem reassuring, but the reality is life-threatening. Read more

  • Article: Mediterranean Sea Death Rate Reaches Highest Level Since Refugee Crisis Began
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    Mediterranean Sea Death Rate Reaches Highest Level Since Refugee Crisis Began

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 4, 2018

    The entire European Union is accused of failing to act. Read more

  • Article: Less Than Half the World's Refugee Children Are Enrolled in School
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    Less Than Half the World's Refugee Children Are Enrolled in School

    Aug. 29, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    What little education is available is often in poorly constructed temporary shelters or in the open Read more

  • Article: Bangladesh Has Finally Begun Registering Rohingya Refugees
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    Bangladesh Has Finally Begun Registering Rohingya Refugees

    July 10, 2018|Voice of America

    The process for an estimated 900,000 Rohingya refugees will allow aid agencies to better help them. Read more

  • Article: More Than Half the World's Refugees Are Children
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    More Than Half the World's Refugees Are Children

    June 19, 2018

    More people fled war or persecution in 2017 than ever before. Read more

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Visits Syrian Refugees in Iraq: 'People Here Have Lost Everything'
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    Angelina Jolie Visits Syrian Refugees in Iraq: 'People Here Have Lost Everything'

    June 18, 2018

    "This is the worst devastation I have seen in all my years working with UNHCR." Read more

  • Article: Hungary Wants to Make It Illegal to Give Food to Refugees
    Food & Hunger

    Hungary Wants to Make It Illegal to Give Food to Refugees

    By Joe McCarthy|May 31, 2018

    The prime minister called refugees a “Trojan horse for terrorism.” Read more