With a single cut in donations to a UN agency, Donald Trump has abandoned another norm of US foreign policy. The consequences could be disastrous.
Facebook is unwittingly helping fuel a genocide against the Rohingya people in Myanmar. Does Cuba’s internet model provide lessons to manage social media amid political chaos?
Inconsistencies in how judges handle appeal cases and different levels of legal provision around the country can leave asylum seekers facing a lottery.
Two global compacts on refugees and migrants will be proposed in 2018.
UN Refugee Agency special envoy Ambassador Mohamed Abdi Affey, explains what caused the reversal of the decision to close Dadaab, and what the future holds for Kenya's Somali refugees.
The issue of whether to allow refugees to bring their close family to Germany has been a sticking point in coalition negotiations.
Limitations improve creativity: we think up solutions we would never have thought of in a lab.
Northern Ireland lacks an integration strategy for refugees.
Then as now, volunteer groups are stepping in where governments won't.
Israel is deporting thousands of Eritrean asylum seekers to Rwanda, while in the US, many face being sent back to the country they fled.
Refugees' rights are protected by international law. Why are the Rohingya being returned home?
There are about 400-600 people in the now-defunct regional processing centre refusing to move to recently built transit centres in Lorengau – but these numbers shift daily.
Since 2000, at least 16 people have died while incarcerated in Canada’s system of immigration detention, with a shocking four deaths since March 2016. When will the government act?
About 20 per cent of refugees to Canada are pregnant. Many of them are medically uninsured. It's not only morally correct to provide prenatal care, but also cheaper for Canada's system to do so.
The UN report findings show that concerns far outweigh any improvements in Australia's human rights record.
A huge majority of humanitarian employees are local to the country of intervention, but their motivations and pressures are often misunderstood.
The certificate gave a new form of international protection to stateless Russian and Armenian refugees.
Michelle Grattan speaks with Deep Saini about the week in Australian politics.
Health professionals often have to navigate an ethical minefield working in offshore detention facilities. The current crisis in Manus island provides a case in point.
Young people need help to overcome discrimination, stigmatisation and isolation.