2020 will be a record low for refugee resettlement, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, warns today. In Malaysia, resettlement has been the most used durable solution for refugees. “We are dealing with a disappointingly low resettlement ceiling to begin with - a quota of less than 50,000 for the entire year - and this was further impacted by COVID-19 delaying departures and pausing some states’ resettlement programs,” said UNHCR… While planning to submit the cases of 20 people already pending resettlement submission as of beginning 2019, UNHCR has adopted a lower figure for its target submission: 10 people in 2020. interviews for the collection of applicants' bio-data information for the UNHCR Resettlement Registration Form (RRF) Sections 1, 2 and 3. Refugee resettlement plunging in 2020: UN UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, said the coronavirus outbreak and a low quota to begin with had combined to strike "a blow for refugee protection". According to the latest UNHCR … Since then, over 88,000 refugees have departed from Malaysia to a resettlement … The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) warned that 2020 risks the lowest resettlement levels in recent history as the COVID-19 pandemic impacts another global humanitarian activity. In addition, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and IOM, the International Organization for Migration, are concerned that international travel could increase the exposure of refugees to the virus. Refugee resettlement numbers will be at a “record low” this year, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) said on Wednesday, with only 15,425 people resettled in the first nine months of 2020, … 2020 will be a record low for refugee resettlement, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, warns. Frank Remus, UNHCR representative in Germany, said that a total of 1,4 million people around the world were presently in need of resettlement. By October 2020, the UNHCR had identified … As a result, IOM and UNHCR are taking steps to suspend resettlement … KUALA LUMPUR, June 26 — Malaysia called on the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to work closely with Asean to expedite the resettlement process of UNHCR Cardholders to … The … Conducts Level 3 Registration (L-3 Reg.) KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia urges the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to work closely with Asean to expedite the resettlement of UNHCR cardholders to third … "We are … Since 2005 to date, nearly 118,000 refugees from 50 countries were submitted for resettlement consideration to as many as 15 resettlement countries. “We are dealing with a disappointingly low resettlement ceiling to begin with - a quota of less than 50,000 for the entire year - and this was further impacted by COVID-19 delaying departures and pausing some states’ resettlement programs,” said UNHCR…