UNHCR

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UNHCRUnited Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
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Wide shot, Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic greeting United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Antonio Guterres and shaking hands
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)'s Representative to Jordan, Andrew Harper, and hospitals department director in the Health Ministry, Ali Saad, thanked the U.
A statement by his office said that al-Jubouri met today with representative of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees UNHCR Bruno Guido, and discussed with him, the UN's efforts to provide humanitarian aid to the displaced families and provide humanitarian support through the provision of all necessary supplies to alleviate their suffering.
Lebanon now has world's highest per-capita concentration of refugees The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said that Lebanon has become the country with the world's highest concentration of refugees compared to its total population.
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Portuguese national Antonio Guterres (L) is followed by children as he visits the Arsal refugee camp in Lebanon's Bek valley on November 29, 2013
Summary: Shaikha Jawaher bint Mohammed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Wife of the Ruler of Sharjah, Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Eminent Advocate, has recently donated $200,000 to provide life-saving assistance to Syrian children and their families.
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Goodwill Ambassador Angelina Jolie greets media members as she leaves from Hatay airport, southern Turkey, June 17, 2011.
Summary: Geneva - The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) expressed, on Monday, "disappointment" following the prevention by the polisario of 20 Moroccan beneficiaries of the family-visit flights programme from disembarking at the Tindouf airport.
BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: Deputy Prime Minister Rafie al-Issawi on Sunday met with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) representative in Iraq, Daniel Endres, to discuss issues related to Iraqi refugees and displaced persons, according to a cabinet statement.
The Justice and Home Affairs Council adopted conclusions, on 25 September, that take note of the European Commission's intent to conduct a mission in Syria and Jordan in order to assess, together with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, the situation of the most vulnerable Iraqi refugees in those countries, and to consider the scope for resettling refugees in member states willing to receive them.
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has reported that in 2006, refugee numbers rose for the first time since 2002.
According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, up to 500 people are displaced in Colombia daily, creating a situation so grave that only Sudan and the Congo are blighted by worse humanitarian crises.
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