Vaccines for refugees under UNHCR-UNICEF agreement

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, June 23 (UNHCR) – The UN refugee agency and the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) have signed an agreement that will result in significant savings in the purchase of vaccines for Afghans and locals living in and around Pakistan's refugee villages. (read more)

Surging prices may force more people from homes: UNHCR

NAIROBI (AFP) — The head of the UN refugee agency warned Friday that instability created by surging oil and food prices may force increasing numbers of people from their homes in search of basic necessities. (read more)