Tagged: UNHCR

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Jun 16, 2022

UNHCR: 100 Million Now Displaced, 27 Million Refugees Worldwide

Jun 16, 2022

UNHCR: 100 Million Now Displaced, 27 Million Refugees Worldwide For the first time in human history more than 100 million people are displaced from their homes, UNHCR reports.

Apr 20, 2022

HIAS Aruba Opens Community Center, Fosters Local Integration

Apr 20, 2022

HIAS Aruba Opens Community Center, Fosters Local Integration HIAS Aruba recently opened a community center to expand its support services to more than 5,000 refugees and migrants on the island.

Dec 14, 2021

Keeping the Global Response to Refugee Issues On Track

Dec 14, 2021

Keeping the Global Response to Refugee Issues On Track HIAS is participating in high-level meetings designed to monitor the international response to refugee issues.

Aug 19, 2021

Mia Farrow Honors Humanitarian Workers Between Desert and War

Aug 19, 2021

Mia Farrow Honors Humanitarian Workers Between Desert and War Actress Mia Farrow recalls the dedicated humanitarian workers she met on a 2006 visit to a HIAS compound in Chad.

Jun 23, 2021

A High-Level Visit for HIAS Offices in Panama and Ecuador

Jun 23, 2021

A High-Level Visit for HIAS Offices in Panama and Ecuador UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi met with HIAS clients in Panama and Ecuador.

Jun 18, 2021

Despite Pandemic, Refugee Numbers Grow to Unprecedented Levels

Jun 18, 2021

Despite Pandemic, Refugee Numbers Grow to Unprecedented Levels UNHCR published its annual Global Trends report, which showed 82.4 million people around the world were forcibly displaced in 2020 — the largest population of forcibly displaced people in history.

Dec 22, 2020

HIAS and UNHCR Strengthen Long-Standing Partnership

Dec 22, 2020

HIAS and UNHCR Strengthen Long-Standing Partnership The leaders of HIAS and UNHCR, the U.N. Refugee Agency, signed a memorandum of understanding that will strengthen the decades-long cooperation between the two organizations.

Oct 30, 2020

HIAS Ecuador Wins UN Awards

Oct 30, 2020

HIAS Ecuador Wins UN Awards HIAS Ecuador was awarded by the UN for its work in gender equality programming and an agribusiness project.

Sep 29, 2020

HIAS Leaders Speak at UNHCR Forum For NGOs

Sep 29, 2020

HIAS Leaders Speak at UNHCR Forum For NGOs HIAS's international program teams played a key role at the 2020 UNHCR-NGO Global Annual Consultations.

Aug 19, 2020

Today We Recognize Humanitarian Workers for All They Do

Aug 19, 2020

Today We Recognize Humanitarian Workers for All They Do Each year on August 19, the United Nations honors humanitarian aid workers by celebrating World Humanitarian Day.