Many African countries host large numbers of asylum seekers. But should they be held in camps, or be allowed to integrate into cities?
Some refugees have been waiting to be resettled for almost a decade, and their broken trust is visceral.
Incidents of violence and growing fear and uncertainty have pushed over 400 000 Burundians to seek refuge in neighbouring countries.
The flow of unaccompanied minors from Eritrea has become the subject of international concern.
Building on our track record of support for refugee resettlement, Canada should stand up for those uprooted within their own countries and unable to reach our shores.
Just 1% of refugees in the world are able to continue education beyond secondary school.
Human rights organisations worry that the UNHCR may be helping refugees return to war zones and, as an enabler of repatriation, are helping Kenya to violate refugees' rights
Refugee self-reliance is a laudable goal, yet self-reliance agendas must account for refugees' individual circumstances.
The lengthy nature of some of Africa's wars is one of the main hindrances to ending the "refugee cycle".
Helping refugees find avenues to generate income and live independently from aid can be positive for donors, agencies, and refugees alike.
The refugee and migration compacts are not perfect, but they offer the chance for countries to do better by people on the move, and should be joined.
Human Rights Day might not be a reason for celebrations. But it's a useful reminder of what's been achieved over 70 years.
A new report recommends the UN Security Council refer members of the Myanmar military – and potentially some Rohingya forces – to the International Criminal Court.
Reham and her family are among an estimated 1.5m Syrian refugees living in limbo in Lebanon.
The UN human rights council can certainly be improved, but the worst way to do that is by walking away.
Wider access to technology has increased possibilities to share stories via digital means.
Kenya may never close Dadaab, but it has good reasons for wishing to do so
The decision to repatriate migrants is a welcome intervention. But, it fails to consider the fundamental causes.
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 proposal ignores how bad the EU is at sharing responsibility for asylum seekers.