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<h2>Cholera epidemic claims 31 lives in Tanzania, including 29 Burundian refugees</h2>

Cholera epidemic claims 31 lives in Tanzania, including 29 Burundian refugees

The epidemic declared by Tanzania's government has become a new, worrying, and growing additional complication at a time when Burundian refugees are arriving. Read more.

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News storyUNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Khaled Hosseini struck by the tragedy of Syria's youth. Read more.

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TracksEducating South Sudan's Next Generation. Read more.

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Nepal earthquake appeal: UNHCR is committed to supporting relief efforts in this critical humanitarian response. Please donate now.

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News Story: Bangladeshi family cooks up success in Hungary – in any language. Read more.

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News StoryGiving refugees from Colombia a stable life in Ecuador. Read more.

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Q&A: Former Olympics chief Rogge puts focus on sport for young refugees. Read more.

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News Story: Mindanao's returnees get help with kelp in the Philippines. Read more.

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Women on the Move Awards: UNHCR recognises the extraordinary contributions refugee & migrant women make to the UK. Read more.

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Syria: UNHCR chief António Guterres recently briefed the UN Security Council in New York on the refugee crisis in Syria. Read more.

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Detention: UNHCR shares MP's concerns over use of immigration detention. Read more.

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Working together: With your support, we reached more people in 2014 than ever before. Read more.

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Providing safety: Turkey's newest and biggest camp opens for Syrian refugees. Read more.

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A Bittersweet Winter's Tale: Three baby brothers enter the world as a freezing storm hits Lebanon. Read more.

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Mid-Year Trends Report 2014

5.5 million people forced to flee their homes in the first half of 2014.

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