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...Southwest Uganda this week to help sick and suffering Congolese refugees. They will provide primary health care services for families...providing access to emergency and primary health care for 50,000 refugees. < /p> Medical Teams International has been operational...
...of the High Commissioner for Refugees, 15 of those children were refugees and were recruited in March...recruitment of Sudanese children from refugee camps by the Justice and Equality...Kenya, including from Dadaab refugee camp, to fight alongside the...
...one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world, with 1.4 million internally displaced persons (IDPs), some 575,000 refugees and nearly 3 million people dependent on aid, out of a total population of nearly 8 million. Participants at the international...
...food security, and will be channelled through organisations such as the Red Cross, Norwegian People's Aid, the Norwegian Refugee Council and MÃ©decins Sans FrontiÃ¨res. These are organisations that have a long-term involvement in Zimbabwe. They...
GAGA (21 May) - Students in refugee camps in eastern Chad face difficult conditions...the educational superintendant at Gaga refugee camp, said that 25.000 students at...to continue their education. Sudanese refugees were not allowed to enroll in Chadian...
...integration in the farming communities where they now live. For this, however, they need to have access to land and the refugee agency has been lobbying for this, with the government, on their behalf. Aside from helping the Pygmies get land, UNHCR...
...getting better as 'Cyclone Laila' is headed out of Sri Lanka," he said. Devastated "Our houses are flooded. We have become refugees overnight." Suresh Cabral, 43, in Colombo said. He and his five-member family are now living in a temporary shelter...
...and believes that a consistent international approach is needed to ensure that the international protection needs of refugees from Somalia are met. We again urge governments to pay close heed to UNHCR's new eligibility guidelines. END
...John Biaggi, International Film Festival Peter Bouckaert, Emergencies Richard Dicker, International Justice Bill Frelick, Refugee Policy Arvind Ganesan, Business & Human Rights Steve Goose, Arms Liesl Gerntholtz, Womens Rights Scott Long, Lesbian...
In Chechnya, armed violence and two rounds of conflict between separatist rebels and government forces, first between 1994 and 1996 and then again since 1999, have caused more than 800,000 people to flee their homes.
...landmines and demobilizing combatants, by strengthening institutions and the rule of law, by delivering aid and repatriating refugees and displaced persons, by supporting democratic elections, reforming the security sector and so much more. Peacekeeping...
...infrastructure. Some Kurmuk residents who fled to Ethiopia during Sudans civil war were able to receive basic schooling at refugee camps. However, they were often unable to continue their studies after returning home, where the schools were reduced to rubble...
...gov POLITICAL Refugee Update ? There are...approximately 295,000 Iraqi refugees currently registered...Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration contributed...FY07, 45,395 Iraqi refugees have been admitted to...gov POLITICAL Refugee Update May 19, 2010...
...indicates there may be a possible link between the number of refugees returning from Pakistan and the recent increase in terrorist...According to the article, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has noted a rise in returnee numbers in southern...
...particular group of former refugees until 2009, when more...identified some pre-2003 refugees as particularly vulnerable...partner, the Danish Refugee Council (DRC), organized...programme for pre-2003 refugees, under which the Ministry...Daniel Endres, the refugee agency's representative...
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...international organizations, the situation of refugees and IDPs and the rural-urban development...assistance to about 4,000 LRA affected refugees and IDPs has continued in Makpandu and Ezo refugee camps as well as villages in Yambio County...
...programmes for local integration of their refugees and internally displaced persons, however...difficulties hindering their success; whereas refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs...concerned that hundreds of thousands of refugees and IDPs who fled their homes during...
General Situation Ongoing conflict in the last 19 years continued to generate mass movements of Somali Refugees fleeing to neighboring countries (583,755) as at the end of April 2010, mainly hosted in Kenya, Yemen, Ethiopia, Eritrea...
...internally displaced persons and 25,000 refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo...800 returnees and some 25,000 new refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo in addition to the 5,000 refugees already in the country from Sudan...
...welcome third-country refugees could receive up to...contribute far less to refugee resettlement than do...global resettlement of refugees in 2008, with 4,378 individuals...who have been granted refugee status in third countries (for example, Iraqi refugees in Syria). It will...
...UNRWA showed that the number of Palestine refugees completely unable to secure access to food...UNRWA), showed that the number of refugees living in abject poverty in the Gaza...findings, approximately 300,000 Palestine refugees live in conditions of abject poverty...
...Task Force with IOM - Provide protection and assistance to Refugees and Asylum Seekers living in Somalia, and seek durable solutions...groups amongst the IDP communities - Coordinate and facilitate refugees' return to Somaliland and Puntland
...respect to the 2006 commission," said Arthur Dewey, former US assistant secretary of state for the Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration and member of the IIGEP. "Nothing good for human rights or reconciliation is likely to come from anything...
Congolese citizens who reach the voting age (18) by June 30, 2011 and refugees who have returned to the country will have three months to subscribe in the new voter registration lists said the Independent National...
...and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) inaugurated...nearly 144,000 Palestinian refugees living in Yarmouk refugee camp in Damascus. The United...core services for 4.7 million refugees in the West Bank, Gaza, Jordan...
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Children will no longer be held at the Dungavel immigration removal centre, the immigration minister announces.
A BBC Scotland documentary asks whether tough policies on mass immigration are harming those who flee here to escape persecution.
As Haiti's rainy season began, photographer Jake Price travelled to one of the many camps housing those left homless by January's earthquake and presents his impressions of those struggling to rebuild their lives.
Why Afghanistan's appearance at this year's ICC World Twenty20 tournament is the culmination of an 18-year dream.
The UN warns that "donor fatigue" in Sri Lanka means it has received only 24% of the donor funds it needs.
The NI Commissioner for Children and Young People has warned that the government needs accurate data on newcomer children.
The BBC's Paul Wood meets a woman forced from her home after the independence of Israel, known by Palestinians as the Nakba, which is being marked this week.
After the arrest of a man in Kosovo on war crimes charges this month, the BBC's Nick Thorpe visits Albania, which is at the centre of the EU-led investigation into torture and murder.
Joesph Warungu, editor of BBC Network Africa, reflects on his programme getting up close and personal with five first ladies of Africa.
As government efforts intensify to dislodge the anti-government protest camp from the centre of Thailand's capital, Bangkok, the BBC's Vaudine England looks at the prospects for peace.
Thousands of Afghans protest in the city of Jalalabad against the alleged executions of a number of Afghan refugees in Iran.
An abbreviated version of the BBC's guide to facts and terminology on the Israeli- Palestinian conflict.
...targeted advice within the parameters of their mandates, such as the analysis of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees of the proposed citizenship provisions from a perspective of applicable international standards. Over 40,000 visitors from...
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...statistics. Most of the population lives in urban areas, but 60 percent are unemployed. The country also hosts 12,900 refugees, an increase of 1,902 on the 2009 numbers due to new arrivals from Eritrea and conflict-ridden south-central Somalia...
...conditions. Besides basic military instruction the EUTM programme also includes international humanitarian, human rights and refugee law, as well as the protection of civilians, including the specific protection needs of women and children. Ali Sheikh Yassin...