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It is time for the international community to develop a global response to mass population flows. I am working to bring countries together behind more a humane and coordinated approach. Progress would serve the common interest of all nations.


Secretary-General Ban in op-ed, "Give Refugees Opportunities to Give Back," published in Le Figaro, 11 Nov 2015
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Human Rights - Supporting the Displaced

Published on 28 Sep 2015

At the top of the UN agenda this year is a massive human rights crisis: the highest number of refugees and displaced persons in the history of the planet. Our first story is of people in flight - and nowhere are the numbers more overwhelming than in the Middle East where wars are raging in Syria and Iraq.

The Migrant Crisis At a glance

For more infographics and data visit http://data.unhcr.org/