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Refugees and asylum-seekers in Tunisia

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2,287
Last updated 31 Jul 2019
Source - UNHCR, Government 
Refugees and asylum-seekers in Tunisia by Country of Origin JSON  .CSV 
Country of origin Source Data date Population
Syrian Arab Rep. UNHCR, Government 31 Jul 2019
  51.0%
1,166
Others UNHCR, Government 31 Jul 2019
  13.6%
311
Côte d'Ivoire UNHCR, Government 31 Jul 2019
  11.6%
266
Eritrea UNHCR, Government 31 Jul 2019
  9.8%
223
Somalia UNHCR, Government 31 Jul 2019
  6.2%
141
Sudan UNHCR, Government 31 Jul 2019
  6.0%
138
State of Palestine UNHCR, Government 31 Jul 2019
  1.8%
42


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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Update - July 2019

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    Highlights of UNHCR Operation in Tunisia during June 2019
    Published: 31 July 2019 (25 days ago)
    Uploaded: 9 August 2019 (16 days ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Registration Factsheet - July 2019

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    Statistic report of refugees and asylum seekers in Tunisia
    Published: 31 July 2019 (25 days ago)
    Uploaded: 9 August 2019 (16 days ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Mixed Movements Dashboard - July 2019

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    Overview on Mixed Movements Profiling
    Published: 31 July 2019 (25 days ago)
    Uploaded: 9 August 2019 (16 days ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Update - June 2019

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    Highlights of UNHCR Operation in Tunisia during June 2019
    Published: 30 June 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 15 July 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Registration Factsheet - June 2019

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    Statistic report of refugees and asylum seekers in Tunisia
    Published: 30 June 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 15 July 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Registration Factsheet - July 2019

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    Statistic report of refugees and asylum seekers in Tunisia
    Published: 31 July 2019 (25 days ago)
    Uploaded: 9 August 2019 (16 days ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Mixed Movements Dashboard - July 2019

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    Overview on Mixed Movements Profiling
    Published: 31 July 2019 (25 days ago)
    Uploaded: 9 August 2019 (16 days ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Registration Factsheet - June 2019

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    Statistic report of refugees and asylum seekers in Tunisia
    Published: 30 June 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 15 July 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Mixed Migration Dashboard - June 2019

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    Overview of Mixed Movements Profiling
    Published: 30 June 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 15 July 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Map - June 2019

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    Current situation of population movements in Tunisia - June 2019
    Published: 30 June 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 15 July 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Registration Factsheet - July 2019

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    Statistic report of refugees and asylum seekers in Tunisia
    Published: 31 July 2019 (25 days ago)
    Uploaded: 9 August 2019 (16 days ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Mixed Movements Dashboard - July 2019

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    Overview on Mixed Movements Profiling
    Published: 31 July 2019 (25 days ago)
    Uploaded: 9 August 2019 (16 days ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Registration Factsheet - June 2019

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    Statistic report of refugees and asylum seekers in Tunisia
    Published: 30 June 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 15 July 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Mixed Migration Dashboard - June 2019

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    Overview of Mixed Movements Profiling
    Published: 30 June 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 15 July 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia - Mixed Migration Dashboard - May 2019

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    Overview of Mixed Movements Profiling
    Published: 31 May 2019 (2 months ago)
    Uploaded: 26 June 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Activities (3W)

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    As of March 2018
    Published: 31 March 2018 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 11 May 2018 (1 year ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Presence

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    Reference Map
    Published: 1 March 2018 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 11 May 2018 (1 year ago)
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    Africa - UNHCR Presence

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    UNHCR Presence map
    Published: 3 May 2016 (3 years ago)
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    Middle East and North AFRICA (MENA) - UNHCR Presence

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    UNHCR Presence map
    Published: 6 January 2016 (3 years ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia - Mixed Migration Dashboard - May 2019

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    Overview of Mixed Movements Profiling
    Published: 31 May 2019 (2 months ago)
    Uploaded: 26 June 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia - Mixed Migration Dashboard - April 2019

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    Overview of Mixed Movements Profiling
    Published: 30 April 2019 (3 months ago)
    Uploaded: 16 May 2019 (3 months ago)
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    Mixed Migration Profiling - Key Findings

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    A dashboard showing and contextualizing data from UNHCR's profiling in the context of mixed migration in Tunisia.
    Published: 27 September 2018 (10 months ago)
    Uploaded: 26 November 2018 (8 months ago)
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    Tunisia: Mixed Migration Profiling 30 June 2018

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    A dashboard showing and contextualizing data from UNHCR's profiling in the context of mixed migration in Tunisia.
    Published: 30 June 2018 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 6 June 2018 (1 year ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Update - July 2019

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    Highlights of UNHCR Operation in Tunisia during June 2019
    Published: 31 July 2019 (25 days ago)
    Uploaded: 9 August 2019 (16 days ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Update - April 2019

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    Highlights of UNHCR Operation in Tunisia during April 2019
    Published: 30 April 2019 (3 months ago)
    Uploaded: 16 May 2019 (3 months ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Overview - February 2019

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    A two-page overview identifying strategic priorities and setting out operational data and selected achievements.
    Published: 28 February 2019 (5 months ago)
    Uploaded: 12 March 2019 (5 months ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Overview - January 2019

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    A two-page overview identifying strategic priorities and setting out operational data and selected achievements.
    Published: 31 January 2019 (6 months ago)
    Uploaded: 12 March 2019 (5 months ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Overview - November 2018

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    A two-page overview identifying UNHCR Tunisia's strategic priorities and setting out operational data and selected achievements.
    Published: 16 November 2018 (9 months ago)
    Uploaded: 26 November 2018 (8 months ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Update - April 2019

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    Highlights of UNHCR Operation in Tunisia during April 2019
    Published: 30 April 2019 (3 months ago)
    Uploaded: 16 May 2019 (3 months ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Registration Factsheet - July 2019

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    Statistic report of refugees and asylum seekers in Tunisia
    Published: 31 July 2019 (25 days ago)
    Uploaded: 9 August 2019 (16 days ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Mixed Movements Dashboard - July 2019

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    Overview on Mixed Movements Profiling
    Published: 31 July 2019 (25 days ago)
    Uploaded: 9 August 2019 (16 days ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Registration Factsheet - June 2019

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    Statistic report of refugees and asylum seekers in Tunisia
    Published: 30 June 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 15 July 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Mixed Migration Dashboard - June 2019

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    Overview of Mixed Movements Profiling
    Published: 30 June 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 15 July 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia - Mixed Migration Dashboard - May 2019

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    Overview of Mixed Movements Profiling
    Published: 31 May 2019 (2 months ago)
    Uploaded: 26 June 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Overview - February 2019

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    A two-page overview identifying strategic priorities and setting out operational data and selected achievements.
    Published: 28 February 2019 (5 months ago)
    Uploaded: 12 March 2019 (5 months ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Overview - January 2019

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    A two-page overview identifying strategic priorities and setting out operational data and selected achievements.
    Published: 31 January 2019 (6 months ago)
    Uploaded: 12 March 2019 (5 months ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Overview - November 2018

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    A two-page overview identifying UNHCR Tunisia's strategic priorities and setting out operational data and selected achievements.
    Published: 16 November 2018 (9 months ago)
    Uploaded: 26 November 2018 (8 months ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Update - July 2019

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    Highlights of UNHCR Operation in Tunisia during June 2019
    Published: 31 July 2019 (25 days ago)
    Uploaded: 9 August 2019 (16 days ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Update - June 2019

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    Highlights of UNHCR Operation in Tunisia during June 2019
    Published: 30 June 2019 (1 month ago)
    Uploaded: 15 July 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Update May 2019

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    Highlights of UNHCR Operation in Tunisia during May 2019
    Published: 31 May 2019 (2 months ago)
    Uploaded: 26 June 2019 (1 month ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Update - April 2019

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    Highlights of UNHCR Operation in Tunisia during April 2019
    Published: 30 April 2019 (3 months ago)
    Uploaded: 16 May 2019 (3 months ago)
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    UNHCR Tunisia Operational Activities (3W)

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    As of March 2018
    Published: 31 March 2018 (1 year ago)
    Uploaded: 11 May 2018 (1 year ago)
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    UNHCR saddened by large loss of life in Tunisia shipwreck, calls for end to detention in Libya

    UNHCR, The UN Refugee Agency, 04 Jul 2019

    More than 80 people are feared drowned following a boat disaster off Tunisia. According to the two survivors, the incident occurred on Wednesday night (3 July). Passing Tunisian fisherman came to their rescue and were able to bring four people to shore and to hospital. However, one later passed away... Read more

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    UNHCR calls for calm following incident at a refugee shelter in Tunisia

    UNHCR, The UN Refugee Agency, 21 Jun 2019

    UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, urges for calm following an incident that took place yesterday, Thursday 20 June, at the Ibn Khaldun refugee shelter in Medenine, Tunisia. According to the information we have been able to collect so far, a group of refugees and asylum-seekers launched a demonstratio... Read more

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    UNHCR – 65 reported drowned after shipwreck off coast of Tunisia

    UNHCR, The UN Refugee Agency, 10 May 2019

    Some 65 people have drowned after their boat sank approximately 45 nautical miles off the coast of Tunisia early this morning, in one of the worst incidents on the Mediterranean in months. 16 people were pulled from the water and have been brought to the coast of Zarzis by the Tunisian Navy. One ... Read more

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    UNHCR meets local authorities and civil society in Sfax

    Africa, 20 Nov 2018

    The Representative of UNHCR in Tunisia, Mazin Abu Shanab, is meeting authorities and civil society in Sfax to discuss the situation of refugees. He will then travel south, on an itinerary that will include visits to Gabes, Medenine and Tataouine. Read more

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    UNHCR welcomes Tunisia's decision to allow disembarkation of 40 people rescued at sea

    Africa, 30 Jul 2018

    UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, welcomes the Tunisian Government's decision to allow disembarkation of 40 people who were rescued at sea by a Tunisian commercial vessel on 14 July. This is a life-saving decision and a much-needed humanitarian move, allowing the 40 rescued people on board the supply sh... Read more

    Funding information (2019)
    $7,000,000
    Total appeal
    Date of Funding Data 6 August 2019 (19 days ago)
      Highlights
    UNHCR welcomes funding contribution from United States of America to UNHCR Tunisia Operation.
    09 Jul 2019
    During the month of June, 169 new arrivals within mixed population flows were recorded by UNHCR and its partners. Among them 94 reached Tunisia by land from Libya, while 75 were rescued as sea and disembarked in Zarzis.
    30 Jun 2019
    As of 30 June 2019, 2,073 persons of concern were registered with UNHCR Tunisia, an increase of 38 per cent since the beginning of the year (1,290 persons).
    30 Jun 2019
    On 20 June, in celebration of World Refugee Day, UNHCR met the Tunisian President, Beji Caid Essebsi, to discuss the situation of refugees in Tunisia.
    20 Jun 2018