On September 18, Alan Kasujja of BBC News, gathered with United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi and President and CEO of Save the Children, Carolyn Miles to discuss the refugee crisis at the annual Mashable Social Good Summit at the 92nd Street YMCA in New York.
"Who remembers what happened on the 2nd of September 2015?" asked Alan Kasujja of the audience and the speakers present.
UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi said that the humanitarian aid to Syrian refugees fleeing war-torn regions remained inadequate, especially in the fields of education and income generation.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama will convene a meeting with world leaders to discuss the global refugee crisis at a United Nations gathering next week, the White House said on Thursday.
Angelina Jolie made a special trip to NYC to attend a United Nations Security Council meeting on the Middle East and Syria on Friday. As the Special Envoy of the High Commissioner For Refugees, Angelina highlighted the refugee crisi...
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations high commissioner for refugees said on Saturday the world waited far too long to respond to the refugee crisis sparked by the wars in Syria and elsewhere, though rich countries now appea...