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  • UNHCR and UNICEF welcome the call made by the European Commission to Member States to increase resettlement and other legal pathways for children to safely reach Europe.
    highlight 12 Apr 2017 (3 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • UNHCR and UNICEF hope that new EU guidelines will be concrete contribution to the protection of the many children who arrive to Europe after having been forced to flee their homes due to violence, war and conflict.
    highlight 12 Apr 2017 (3 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • Physical barriers and restrictive policies in Hungary have resulted in effectively denying access to territory and asylum for those in need of international protection.
    highlight 10 Apr 2017 (3 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • Latest shipwreck in the Mediterranean comes as a stark reminder of the vital importance of robust search and rescue capacities.
    highlight 29 Mar 2017 (3 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • NGOs provide additional and much needed rescue capacity. In 2016, 26 per cent of all rescue operations in the central Mediterranean were performed by NGOs, more than twice than the previous year.
    highlight 29 Mar 2017 (3 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • Saving lives at sea must remain key priority. UNHCR commends the action of the Italian Coast Guard in coordination with Frontex, the European Border and Coast Guard Agency.
    highlight 29 Mar 2017 (3 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • Joint efforts and strengthened cooperation are crucial to improving the situation for asylum-seekers and refugees in Greece.
    highlight 27 Mar 2017 (3 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • UNHCR issued eight recommendations to help ensure a sustainable refugee response in Greece.
    highlight 27 Mar 2017 (3 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • UNHCR is deeply concerned at a new Hungarian law which foresees the mandatory detention of all asylum seekers, including many children, for the entire length of the asylum procedure.
    highlight 07 Mar 2017 (3 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants
  • In 2016 87% of those arriving by sea to Greece came from the top ten refugee producing countries.
    highlight 27 Feb 2017 (4 years ago)
    / Various - Refugees/Migrants