We live in a world of emergencies, according to the UNHCR

“We live a world of emergencies, of disasters, of 60 million people in exile, displaced or stateless and in a world where wars are so many and so difficult to resolve. We should not forget that UNHCR has a doubled headed mandate, one is protection of refugees, and the other is finding or helping to find solutions for displacement.”

Our new High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, called for solutions to conflicts and for refugees, speaking to media at his debut press conference yesterday.

Learn more: http://www.unhcr.org/568e82ff6.html

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