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Afghanistan: Government should prioritize the release of women prisoners in efforts to tackle COVID-19

Afghanistan must take immediate steps to implement the Presidents decree to release prisoners to con..

COVID-19 response flaws put older Rohingya refugees in imminent danger

Older Rohingya refugees in overcrowded camps in Bangladesh are being left behind in the humanitarian..

Philippines: President Duterte gives “shoot to kill” order amid pandemic response

Responding to orders from President Duterte to police, military officials and barangay officials to ..

Bangladesh: Covid 19 and Sajek Measles Outbreak – Briefing Note (31 March 2020)

Measles Outbreak Amidst Pandemic COVID-19 Bangladesh has been in a countrywide lockdown since 26 Ma..

UNHCR concerned at mounting civilian casualties and displacement in western Myanmar

Ethnic Rawang villager Ah Ning, 70, looks after her grandchildren in a tent at Ka Bu Dam camp Myitky..

Cambodia: Overcrowded detention centres a ticking time bomb for COVID-19 amid raft of “fake...

At least 22 arrested, 7 charged amid crackdown on alleged “false information” about outbreak Authori..

UNHCR welcomes EUs aid of €21 million for Afghan refugees and host communities

ISLAMABAD: UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency Thursday welcomed the European Unions generous humanitarian ..

UNHCR welcomes Tajikistans new law tackling statelessness

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, welcomes a new law in Tajikistan that allows foreign nationals and sta..

More than 20,000 children evacuated from danger zone around erupting Taal volcano

Thousands of children in evacuation centers are scared and confused and need urgent support, warns S..

GCR2P urges Security Council to ensure Myanmar complies with ICJ ruling

The “provisional measures” require Myanmar to prevent genocidal acts, ensure military and police for..

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