United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

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United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

Also called UNHCR. An organization created by the United Nations in 1950 and charged with providing assistance to and protection of persons displaced by a government as the result of a war, persecution or another reason. It helps them return to their homes or to settle in another country.
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The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (Unhcr), in Greece, Invites Qualified Service Providers to Make a Firm Offer for the Establishment of Frame Agreement(S) for the Provision of Preventive Maintenance Services for Printers and Photocopiers in Rts Offices in Greece (Referred to Hereinafter as Services).
The office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (Unhcr) inCyprus has launched a short film produced by seven young refugees residing in Cyprus who wanted to share their lives with the wider public.
He also thanked the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) for organizing the event, which will contribute to alleviate the suffering of the Rohingya refugees The head of the delegation commended the great humanitarian role played by the sisterly Republic of Bangladesh for receiving over 580,000 refugees from Rohingya, in one of the largest movements of asylum-seeking, in the world, since 25 August 2017.
Several meetings were held with Bangladesh Red Crescent Society, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to discuss the most-needed aid.
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said it was "deeply shocked and saddened at reports of the deaths and injuries of a number of internally displaced persons in an aerial attack" on the area.
Other than being the premier of his country, he has headed the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) from 2005 to 2015.
Apartment Barcelona has also been working with the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, donating 100 Euro a month to the Spanish branch of the charity, ACNUR, as well as providing sporadic donations for causes such as the earthquake appeal in Nepal.
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees was established on December 14, 1950 by the United Nations General Assembly.
It was through Quirino's decree that the Philippines, then still a fledgling independent state rebuilding from the rubble of World War II, welcomed the refugees as the only nation to respond to the call of the International Refugee Organization (IRO), the precursor of what is now the office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).
The office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is providing aid at more than 40 sites in Greece, including the main destination Lesbos.
The office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has also called for the respect for the rule of law to ensure the culprits behind the killings will be arrested while the families could return to their homes without fear of future attack.
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) GCC Deputy Regional Representative Nabil Othman said his organisation often came in to contact with young girls who were being married off as early as 13, while others were forced to work instead of going to school.
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