World Refugee Day 2016 Commemoration

World Refugee Day 2016 Commemoration

UNHCR Commemorates World Refugee Day on 20 June 2016. UNHCR Indonesia held a commemoration event at the Goethe Institut, Jakarta.  “This year, we...

Cate Blanchett appointed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador

Cate Blanchett appointed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, today announced the appointment of Academy Award winning actor Cate Blanchett as a global Goodwill Ambassador.   The...

UNHCR and Indonesia’s National Human Rights Commission Join Forces to Protect the Human Rights of Refugees and Others

UNHCR and Indonesia’s National Human Rights Commission Join Forces to Protect the Human Rights of Refugees and Others

JAKARTA, Indonesia, 28 July 2015 - The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the National Human Rights Commission of the Republic of...

ID cards bring life-saving benefits for South Sudanese in Sudan

ID cards bring life-saving benefits for South Sudanese in Sudan

KHARTOUM, Sudan, March 30 (UNHCR) – Teresa Majouk*, a 35-year-old South Sudanese refugee, did not appreciate the importance of the ID card she had received from...

More tragedy for widowed Syrian as triplet son dies

More tragedy for widowed Syrian as triplet son dies

BEKAA VALLEY, Lebanon, February 3 (UNHCR) – Two years after Saleh fled the war in Syria with his wife and three young children, tragedy still haunts his family...

  • World Refugee Day 2016 Commemoration
  • Cate Blanchett appointed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador
  • UNHCR and Indonesia’s National Human Rights Commission Join Forces to Protect the Human Rights of Refugees and Others
  • ID cards bring life-saving benefits for South Sudanese in Sudan
  • More tragedy for widowed Syrian as triplet son dies

UNHCR Indonesia - Speech and Statements

UNHCR Indonesia speech and statements from various events can be found here.

Information for Refugees / Asylum seekers

Information and announcement that refugees and asylum seekers should know.

Highlights

UNHCR's involvement in the Bali Process and partnerships with stakeholders.

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Nation of the Displaced

Video Galleries

Nation of the Displaced.

Photo Galleries

Indonesia is a young country but it has contributed significantly to refugee protection. UNHCR has some of these historical humanitarian operations in Indonesia captured in photographs.

UNHCR in Indonesia

UNHCR has been working in Indonesia since 1979 and has its main office in Jakarta and a presence in Medan, Tanjung Pinang, Makassar, Kupang and Pontianak.