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Vincent Cochetel was held hostage for 317 days in 1998 in Chechnya. Watch him tell his powerful story.
Refugee Protection and International Migration - Trends August 2013-July 2014
UNHCR is calling on States to provide resettlement and other forms of admission for Syrian refugees.
- European leaders strongly urged to put human life, rights and dignity first in Mediterranean decision
- Joint statement on Mediterranean crossings
- The Vietnamese refugee story that inspired a National Book Award Winner
- Statement: UNHCR calls for a European-wide protection response to the tragedies in the Mediterranean
- UNHCR welcomes EU Mediterranean plans, but says more needs to be done
- Irish Stories Archives
The UNHCR/SARI Fair Play Football Cup takes place every year at the Law Society Gardens, Dublin, to mark and celebrate World Refugee Day.read more
Working with the Irish authorities to provide access for people seeking refuge and protection, UNHCR has worked in Ireland since 1998.read more