The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

June 28, 2018
June 28, 2018

Rohingya refugees elect women leaders in camp body polls

Newly arrived Rohingya refugees living in Nayapara Shalbagan camp in Cox’s Bazar elect 12 leaders including women in a very first camp committee election, an UNHCR release says.

June 26, 2018
June 26, 2018

Joint verification of Rohingya refugees underway

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is working together with the Bangladesh government to conduct a verification exercise for the identity management and documentation of Rohingya refugees who have fled...

June 1, 2018
June 1, 2018

UNDP, UNHCR to sign MoU with Myanmar on Rohingya repatriation

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) agrees on text of a Memorandum of Understaning (MoU) with Myanmar government to support the...

September 22, 2017
September 22, 2017

UNHCR scales up aid to Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

As the number of Rohingya refugees fleeing Myanmar edges towards half a million, the UN Refugee Agency is stepping up delivery of life-saving aid to desperate people camped out near two official...