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In Bangkok, I met a 26-year-old refugee who already spent 18 years in a prison cell

Occasionally I meet with some friends who work at the UNHCR, just to chat and have a bite to eat. We like to talk about each other’s work experiences and exchange our views on current events. 1,016 more words


UNHCR attempts to push another 1,000 Rohingya Muslims from Bangladesh on the west

The Rohingya are another devout Muslim ethnic group that the Trump Administration must beware of! These wandering Rohingya cannot be vetted any better than the Syrians or the Somalis. 455 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program

African refugees in Egypt "forgotten"

This is a report from United Nations Radio.

A “forgotten population” of refugees from across Africa is living in limbo in Egypt according to the… 77 more words

United Nations

A Syrian family’s dream of a new life restored

Abdel Moein and his family were among hundreds of Syrian refugees whose lives were put on hold after an executive order, since stayed, suspended U.S. resettlement. 630 more words

The Muslim Times

Video: UNHCR's Representative in Yemen highlights impact of funding shortfall

UNHCR’s Representative in Yemen Ayman Gharaibeh talks about the deteriorating conditions in a country devastated by war, with signs of famine and a looming humanitarian catastrophe in the making.


Vienna’s Entrepreneurs’ prospects under Austria’s OECD Chair

Dynamic – World-open – Straightforward were displayed on the wall while waiting for the over 2,000 entrepreneurs and business people from Vienna gathered at Vienna Fairground’s Congress Center 02/15. 588 more words


Switzerland: Provision for teenage asylum seekers to be stepped up

The Local


17 February 2017

Minors are among those applying for asylum. File photo: Federal Office for Migraiton

A Swiss government pilot project expected to launch this year promises to improve care and accommodation for underage asylum seekers. 143 more words

The Muslim Times