Related News Stories


Migration and refugee related news stories from key organisations are listed below:



Under fire, UN refugee agency evacuates 135 detained in Libya to Niger
Amid increasingly violent clashes between rival armed groups in Libya’s capital,Tripoli, the UN refugee agency (UNHCR) has successfully airlifted 135 migrants and refugees to safety in Niger....

‘More time’ agreed for buffer zone, to spare three million Syrian civilians in Idlib
Russia and Turkey have said that they will allow “more time” for opposition groups to withdraw from a de-escalation zone in Syria’s Idlib, which has been spared air raids for more than a month, ...

West Bank: ‘imminent’ demolition of Palestinian village could be ‘war crime’ – ICC Prosecutor
The Prosecutor mandated to oversee the Occupied Palestinian Territory for the International Criminal Court (ICC) stated on Wednesday that her office is keeping “a close eye” on the planned demol...

Nigeria: UN chief ‘appalled’ by killing of aid worker; calls for release of remaining hostages
The United Nations Secretary-General strongly condemned on Tuesday the killing of an aid worker from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in north-east Nigeria. He said he was “appal...

UN ‘stands in solidarity’ with cyclone-hit India – Secretary-General Guterres
United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has expressed sadness at the loss of lives and devastation caused by Cyclone Titli in India and said that the Organization is ready to provide assist...


IOM Director General Calls for Action to Save Migrants Lives on International Migrants Day 2014
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IOM Releases New Data on Migrant Fatalities Worldwide: Almost 40,000 Since 2000
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A Future Without Malaria: Healthy Migrants in Malaria-Free Communities
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IOM Peru: Official Statement
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Reaching Migrants is Key to Success in the Global Fight against TB: IOM
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