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April 27, 2017

UNHCR, Malaysian firm launch mobile app on refugee struggle

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – The UN refugee agency and a Malaysian firm have launched an interactive smartphone application aimed at raising public awareness and empathy about […]
April 27, 2017

Experience life of a refugee by using ‘Finding Home’ app

By Natasha Joibi KUALA LUMPUR: A smartphone application, Finding Home, created by advertising firm Grey Malaysia with the help of the United Nations High Commissioner for […]
January 9, 2017

What It Will Take To Start Relocating Refugees From World’s Largest Camp

The Kenyan government’s decision in May to close the world’s largest refugee camp sent shockwaves through the humanitarian aid community. But the United Nations refugee agency, […]
January 9, 2017

Thai Police Detain Chinese Teen With U.N. Refugee Status

Thai authorities have detained a Chinese college student and political asylum-seeker for having an expired passport, raising concerns that he will be sent home, where he […]