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UN says floods affect over 547,000 people in Somalia

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Flooding in parts of Somalia has impacted more than 547,000 people, of whom 370,000 have been displaced from their homes, destroying livelihoods and infrastructure...

UN High Commissioner for Refugees readies to visit Zambia

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The UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Mr Filippo Grandi, arrives in Zambia on Wednesday 16 October 2019 for an official visit. Mr Grandi, head...
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Angola calls for good sense from UN refugee agency

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The Angolan government has called for good sense from the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) concerning the repatriation of refugees from the Democratic...
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More than 8,000 Somali refugee deported from Kenya

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The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said it has also resumed repatriation of refugees by road after a few months of suspension, noting...

Cholera sweeps over Kenyan refugee camps killing 12 people

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The UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said that together with other aid workers, it was working to stop the spread of the outbreak...
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Portuguese former PM has qualities of a UN chief

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"Antonio Guterres leaves a legacy in the United Nations' system and for the way he conducted his work as high commissioner he is...

More Somalis, Ethiopians cross to Yemen in 2015

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UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) also warned against perilous Horn of Africa sea crossings after 92,000 reached Yemen in 2015, with 36 already...

Global conflicts has pushed up refugees numbers

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On the eve of World Refugee Day, which falls on June 20, the UN refugee agency has warned of "a record high" of nearly...
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Kenya to host multilateral talks on Somali?s refugee problem

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by Njoroge Kaburo Kenyan plans to host a talk that will bring together the UN High Commissioner for Refugees and Somali government to discuss...

More than 2,048 Somali refugees returned home

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The UN refugee agency said on Wednesday it has so far repatriated 2,048 refugees from Kenya to Somalia under the current voluntary return...
The government had already announced it would limit new admissions to emergency cases

Syrian crisis described as worst humanitarian problem recorded recently

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The head of the UN refugee agency said Thursday that the Syrian crisis has become "the worst humanitarian crisis of our times," threatening regional...
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EU asked to address the growing number of asylum seekers

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The European Union should consider introducing a quota system among its member states to distribute the growing number of asylum seekers fleeing to Europe,...