UNHCR

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UNHCRUnited Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
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New Delhi [India], Dec 12 ( ANI ): Angelina Jolie, the Goodwill Ambassador for United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), was among the first to take up the cause of fighting for the rights of refugees and displaced people.
BEIRUT: Interior Minister Nouhad Machnouk listed the benefits of registering Syrian births in Lebanon during a meeting with a delegation from the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Thursday.
Dubai: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) named Juma Al Majid, chairman of the Dubai Economic Council and founder of Juma Al Majid Group, 'UNHCR Humanitarian Champion', in recognition of his humanitarian efforts and charitable activities over five decades.
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.S.
BAGHDAD / Nina / Speaker of the House of Representatives Salim al-Jubouri called on the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to contribute to the reconstruction of the liberated areas from the control of terrorist Daash, praising its efforts in providing and building camps for the displaced people.
"The idea for this campaign, the most ambitious we have ever launched here, is to encourage people to see refugees for who they are a regular people who have fled horrific violence and persecution," United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' representative in Bulgaria Roland-FranAs.ois Weil said on unhcr.org.
12 (Saba) A' Deputy Foreign Minister and Chairman of the National Commission for Refugees (NCR) Amir Salem Aidaroos Yasuko Shimizu, Senior Operations Officer at the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and its representative in Yemen.
"The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has important duties in the region and Iran deems as important its relations with the UNHCR," Zarif said in a meeting with UNHCR Chief Sivanka Dhanapala in Tehran on Tuesday.
Bernard Doyle, new Regional Representative and Regional Coordinator of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) for Central Asia.
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.
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