UNHCR's cultural sensitization initiative promotes harmony in local communities

UNHCR's cultural sensitization initiative promotes harmony in local communities

Every week, Mustafa trains at the local public pool in Makassar, South Sulawesi, with his Indonesian friend, Alamsyah. A refugee who fled violence and persecution in his...

You can protect Syrian refugees like three-year-old Nawal

You can protect Syrian refugees like three-year-old Nawal

They need your help now, more than ever! You have seen the situation for Syrian refugees this week on CNN International. Imagine not being able to keep your children safe...

Indonesia gives refugee children hope for a brighter future

Indonesia gives refugee children hope for a brighter future

For the first time since leaving her country 1 year ago, Zainab is now sitting in a classroom. She is one of 35 refugee children in Jakarta enrolled in Indonesian public...

UNHCR holds panel discussion on “The right to a nationality and ending statelessness in ASEAN”

UNHCR holds panel discussion on “The right to a nationality and ending statelessness in ASEAN”

On 14 November 2016, UNHCR’s Regional Office for Southeast Asia organized a panel discussion in Jakarta on “The Right to a Nationality and Ending Statelessness in...

Voice of Refugees Fundraising Concert - Joining Hands to Benefit Refugees Worldwide

Voice of Refugees Fundraising Concert - Joining Hands to Benefit Refugees Worldwide

Jakarta, 19 September 2016 – On Saturday night 17 September, Indonesian business leaders and celebrities, humanitarian workers and civil society joined hands with...

  • UNHCR's cultural sensitization initiative promotes harmony in local communities
  • You can protect Syrian refugees like three-year-old Nawal
  • Indonesia gives refugee children hope for a brighter future
  • UNHCR holds panel discussion on “The right to a nationality and ending statelessness in ASEAN”
  • Voice of Refugees Fundraising Concert - Joining Hands to Benefit Refugees Worldwide

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.