Shelter materials for 200 families delivered to Luhansk


KYIV, Ukraine, 30 January 2017 (UNHCR). This weekend UNHCR convoy has brought construction materials for families in non-government controlled areas of Luhansk region, who had their homes damaged or destroyed during the conflict.


Joint UNHCR-IOM Statement on President Trump’s Refugee Order

GENEVA, Switzerland, 28 January 2017 (UNHCR).  The needs of refugees and migrants worldwide have never been greater, and the U.S. resettlement program is one of the most important in the world.


UNHCR welcomes the Action Plan towards the non-government controlled territories in eastern Ukraine

KYIV, Ukraine, 24 January 2017 (UNHCR). The UN Refugee Agency welcomes the Action Plan toward the non-government controlled areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions, adopted by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine[1]. With this legislative development, Ukraine has taken an encouraging step toward fulfilling its international obligations to protect the rights of all citizens without discrimination and prevent further displacement. The Action Plan is also in line with the provisions of UN Security Council Resolution 2202, aimed at the peaceful settlement of the current crisis in eastern regions of Ukraine.


UNHCR held the poster exhibition “Violence is Not Always Visible” in Dnipro

On 19 January–1 February 2017 at the Museum of Ukrainian of Ukrainian Painting in Dnipro the poster exhibition “Violence is Not Always Visible” was displayed. The exhibition was organized by UNHCR as a part of the global 16 Days of Activism against GBV campaign.  


Attention! UNHCR Hotline service for IDPs is suspended

To the attention of IDPs!

The UNHCR Hotline number for the conflict affected populations is temporarily unavailable due to technical reasons. We work hard to resume its work shortly.