UNHCR


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UNHCR

abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Translations

UNHCR

N ABBR =United Nations High Commission for RefugeesACNUR m

UNHCR

[ˌjuːɛneɪtʃsiːˈɑːr] n abbr (=United Nations High Commission for Refugees) → HCR m

UNHCR

[ˌjuːɛneɪtʃsiːˈɑːʳ] n abbr =United Nations High Commission for RefugeesAlto Commissariato delle Nazioni Unite per Rifugiati
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The UNHCR will facilitate repatriation from the voluntary repatriation centres at Azakhel, Nowshera in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and Baleli, Quetta in Balochistan.
Menikdiwela said UNHCR acknowledges the people and government of Pakistan for hosting Afghan refugees for nearly four decades.
The meeting was attended by the Director of Service for Foreigners' Affairs Slobodan UjiA, Deputy Director of Service for Foreigners' Affairs Mirsad Buzar, Deputy UNHCR Representative for South East Europe Francesco Bonelli and Senior Counselor for UNHCR Protection in BiH Stephanie Woldenberg.
He expressed the UNHCR appreciation to the Government of Sudan and the host communities for their generosity towards the refugees".
I came here so the UNHCR can provide me with an alternative safe place.
According to the UNHCR, the first batch including 45 Sudanese refugees arrived on Tuesday in Nyala, South Darfur capital where they were received by senior government officials and UNHCR staff.
UNHCR representative also welcomed the government's commitment to ensue the return of TDPs is carried out voluntarily and in safety and dignity.
UNHCR lacks a close history of its past operations and evolution.
UNHCR Office in Greece with its offices located on Lesvos is in the process through this
PESHAWAR -- Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister for Irrigation Sikandar Hayat Khan Sherpao has lauded the efforts of UNHCR in the developmental sector which it was doing since the last 30 years.
The incident reportedly took place as part of a protest led by Ethiopia's Oromo community that sought to demand the right to seek asylum with the UNHCR.
Summary: The number of Syrian refugee children registered for formal public education in Lebanon increased by 152 percent over the last three academic years, thanks largely to a drive by the Lebanese Education Ministry and the UNHCR, a report by the refugee agency said.