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9,600 refugees resettled ~

By Hanok Kasama Nine thousand six hundred refugees from Zambia were returned to the Democratic Republic of the Congo in a voluntary repatriation process. The exercises, which began in December last year, also saw eight Burundians repatriated. Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Gillian Triggs confirmed this at a press […]

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His Highness calls on the United Nations system to support refugees ~

President Hakande Hichilema called on the United Nations system to assist countries hosting refugees and asylum-seekers with financing and logistics in the wake of global economic challenges. President HICHILEMA explains that global economic challenges affect many countries hence the need for UN systems to help meet humanitarian requirements. The president was speaking at the presidential […]

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