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UNHCR High Commissioner’s Dialogue – Children on Move

The ninth annual High Commissioner’s Dialogue on Protection Challenges took place on 8–9 December 2016, at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. Details of the Dialogue can be found here: RSA Engage High Commissioner’s Dialogue on Protection Challenges, 2016 Final outcome   #RSAEngage Pitch 2: Gul Inanc on Open Universities for Refugees "Education is my father and […]

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APRRN Annual Meeting

We were at APRRN Annual Meeting from 19-22 Sep in Bangkok, Thailand. Statements, photos, and video of the UN Summit sessions: http://refugeesmigrants.un.org/summit Press release “Hope and half-heartedness at the UN Summit: nearly 100 civil society organizations publish scorecard and urge world leaders to act now” (in the meantime more than a 100 organizations have signed-on) UNHCR QuickGuide on NY declaration […]

OUR RESPONSIBILITY AND YOUR POTENTIAL TO HELP: BRINGING UNIVERSITY-LEVEL EDUCATION TO REFUGEES

In advance of the World Humanitarian Summit (May 2016, Istanbul), UNHCR and the Global Education Monitoring Report jointly released a policy paper, which shows that the education rights of forcibly displaced populations are being neglected on a large scale I have one simple question to ask the RSA community: whose responsibility is it to make […]

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No more excuses: Provide education to all forcibly displaced people

This paper, jointly released by the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and the Global Education Monitoring Report in advance of the World Humanitarian Summit, shows that the education rights of forcibly displaced populations are being neglected on a large scale. It calls for countries and their humanitarian and development partners to urgently ensure that internally displaced, […]