UNHCR, The UN Refugee Agency
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Last year, conditions at the biggest reception centre for asylum-seekers on the Greek islands were grim. People lacked even the basics in terms of hygiene, toilets, security and medical services, and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, called for urgent…
We are all aware of the unfolding crisis in northwest Syria and the terrible human toll on civilians. Nearly 900,000 people – the vast majority women and children – have fled in the latest fighting under the most tragic circumstances.