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  • Les réfugiés ivoiriens sur le chemin du retour

    news Rives Africaines, 22 Dec 2015 (8 years ago )
    Après une période de suspension, les opérations de rapatriement volontaire des réfugiés ivoiriens reprennent ce 18 décembre avec un premier convoi en provenance du Libéria. A la faveur de la crise post-électorale que la Côte d’Ivoire a vécue au lendemain de l’élection présidentielle de 2010, 300....
  • Liberian fisherman returns to lost family as refugee status deadline looms

    news By Sulaiman Momodu in Monrovia, Liberia, 15 May 2012 (11 years ago )
    Fisherman Joseph regains his smile as he gets ready to rejoin his family in Liberia. CONAKRY, Guinea, May 15 (UNHCR) – During almost 20 years of exile in Guinea, Joseph did not know if his family was alive or dead. When he recently found out by chance that they had survived the attack that cause...
  • Snail farmers make trails in refugee income generation project

    news By Sulaiman Momodu in Monrovia, Liberia, 14 May 2012 (11 years ago )
    SACLEPEA REFUGEE CAMP, Liberia, May 14 (UNHCR) – Papa Tokpa Sadia, 45, is all smiles as he picks up a snail and explains how it is extracted from its shell to prepare a meal. "Snail meat is very delicious and nutritious," says the Ivorian, who is learning how to rear and harvest the tasty gastrop...
  • UNHCR completes repatriation of 155,000 Liberians

    news Sulaiman Momodu in Monrovia, 04 Jan 2013 (11 years ago )
    MONROVIA, Liberia, January 4 (UNHCR) – The UN refugee agency has completed its successful repatriation of more than 155,000 Liberians, 23 years after the start of the civil war in their homeland that made them into refugees. The final 724 Liberians were helped home from Guinea on the last weekend...
  • World Refugee Day Celebration in PTP Camp, Liberia

    news UNHCR, 30 Jun 2014 (9 years ago )
    Liberia Celebrates World Refugee Day PTP REFUGEE CAMP, Liberia, 20 June, 2014 (UNHCR): Celebrating with the advocacy message, “1 family torn apart by war is too many”, Liberia joined countries around the world to mark World Refugee Day on Friday, 20 June with Ivorian refugees assuring to answer ...
  • Through the hardship, a young Ivorian refugee recovers his dream of being a professional

    news UNHCR, 16 Oct 2015 (8 years ago )
    Eight year old Justin Loga Zrango had one dream back in 2002: to become a doctor. He would wake up early; go to school and study hard to make his dream come true. Justin, sisters and a brother, mother and father lived in their farm in the Glanhoue village, region of Danane, in Cote d’Ivoire; a m...
  • Liberia's Nationwide Identification Registration Gets Underway

    news Front Page Africa, 23 Oct 2015 (8 years ago )
    Monrovia - On August 1, 2011, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf signed into law the National Identification Registry Act, which repealed PRC Decree # 65 establishing the National Identification card system. In May 2012, President Sirleaf established the NIR Board of Registrars, which includes the head...
  • Cote d'Ivoire: Ivorian Returns Resume From Liberia After Ebola Outbreak

    news All Africa, 18 Dec 2015 (8 years ago )
    Prollo, Côte d'Ivoire — The UN Refugee Agency has resumed the voluntary repatriation of tens of thousands of Ivorian refugees from Liberia, after a pause of more than a year because land borders were closed to prevent the spread of a deadly Ebola outbreak. Some 11,000 of the 38,000 Ivorian refuge...
  • LIBERIA / REFUGEES REPATRIATION

    news UNiFeed, 21 Dec 2015 (8 years ago )
    The governments of Liberia, Cote d’Ivoire and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) resumed Friday (18 Dec) the voluntary repatriation of tens of thousands of Ivorian refugees from Liberia, which had been interrupted for more than a year by the deadly Ebola outbreak. Some 11...
  • Plus de 1000 réfugiés ivoiriens rentrent du Liberia, dès cette semaine

    news L'infodrome, Abidjan News, 05 Jan 2016 (8 years ago )
    Quatre (4) convois du Haut commissariat des réfugiés (Hcr) ramèneront en Côte d’Ivoire plus de mille Ivoiriens qui se sont réfugiés au Liberia. Dans un communiqué de presse qu’elle nous a fait parvenir samedi dernier, le Haut commissariat des réfugiés annonce le retour volontaire de réfugiés ivo...