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  • UNHCR Wants Adjustment in Liberia Nationality Law

    news In Profile Daily, 04 Nov 2015 (6 years ago )
    By Mafanta Kromah, mafanta.kromah@gmail.com0880637357 The UNHCR continues to intensify efforts to end and prevent statelessness. Statelessness, in this context, is a situation in which a person is without nationality or citizenship; something UNHCR describes as human rights violation. Addressin...
  • LIBERIA / REFUGEES REPATRIATION

    news UNiFeed, 21 Dec 2015 (6 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 (6 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...
  • Liberian fisherman returns to lost family as refugee status deadline looms

    news By Sulaiman Momodu in Monrovia, Liberia, 15 May 2012 (10 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...
  • More than 1,600 Liberians return in one day

    news By Sulaiman Momodu, in Monrovia, Liberia, 31 Jul 2012 (9 years ago )
    MONROVIA, Liberia, July 31 (UNHCR) – A month after their refugee status ended, more than 1,600 Liberians have returned home in the single-largest movements in recent years. Last Friday, 1,566 Liberians were brought home on buses and barges from neighbouring Côte d'Ivoire. Another 79 were flown f...
  • UNHCR Liberia Exceeds 16,000 Ivorian Refugee Repatriation Target for 2013.

    news Sulaiman Momodu, 26 Nov 2013 (8 years ago )
    MONROVIA, Liberia, 26 November, 2013 (UNHCR): The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Liberia has repatriated 16,232 Ivorian refugees this year, attaining the 16,000 repatriation target the UN refugee agency had set for 2013 while still having a few more weeks to go before the e...
  • UNHCR Liberia resumes refugee repatriation to Côte d’Ivoire

    news UNHCR, 05 Jun 2014 (8 years ago )
    UNHCR Liberia resumes refugee repatriation to Côte d’Ivoire MONROVIA, Liberia, 4 June, 2014 (UNHCR): The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has resumed the voluntary repatriation of thousands of Ivorian refugees remaining in Liberia after a break of about two months. On 4 Ju...
  • Through the hardship, a young Ivorian refugee recovers his dream of being a professional

    news UNHCR, 16 Oct 2015 (6 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...
  • Ivorian Refugees Return Home

    news VOA, 05 Jan 2016 (6 years ago )
    The United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) said Friday that two convoys carrying 645 Ivorian refugees have begun their journeys home from two Liberian camps where they lived for the past few years. The agency said two more convoys are planned by the end of the year. Some 300,000 people fled Ivory ...
  • Over 1,000 Ivorian refugees return home safely

    news The New Dawn, 23 Dec 2015 (6 years ago )
    The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees or UNHCR announced here it has deployed the third and fourth voluntary repatriation convoys planned before end of 2015. In a press release issued Tuesday, 22 December UNHCE says one convoy, carrying 246 people, set off from the Little Wlebo refuge...