Refugee Convention anniversary with an Australian link

Refugee Convention anniversary with an Australian link

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CANBERRA, 14 April (UNHCR), As conflicts in Syria, Central African Republic and South Sudan continue to rage, and the scale of the global refugee crisis escalates, the 1951 Convention relating to the Status of Refugees is as relevant…

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Syria: Aid Reaches Eastern Aleppo

Syria: Aid Reaches Eastern Aleppo

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Syria: An agreement with the Syrian Government and the opposition allows UNHCR and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent to deliver humanitarian assistance to the besieged city of Aleppo.…

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World Refugee Day Art Contest 2014

World Refugee Day Art Contest 2014

Make your contribution and help refugees re-build their lives

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UNHCR Regional Office Canberra

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is an impartial, non-political humanitarian organisation mandated by the United Nations to protect refugees and seek ways to help them restart their lives. UNHCR's Regional Office in Canberra covers Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and the Pacific, and is focussed on three key areas: legal protection, resettlement and public information.