Komisioner Tinggi UNHCR

Komisioner Tinggi PBB untuk urusan Pengungsi: Filippo Grandi

Filippo Grandi became the 11th United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees on 1 January 2016. He was elected by the UN General Assembly to serve a five-year term, until 31 December 2020.


As High Commissioner, he heads one of the world's largest humanitarian organizations. UNHCR has twice won the Nobel Peace Prize. Its over 9,700 staff members work in 126 countries providing protection and assistance to nearly 60 million refugees, returnees, internally displaced people and stateless persons. Some 88 per cent of UNHCR staff work in the field, often in difficult and dangerous duty stations. The organization's needs-based budget for 2016 is US$6.5 billion.


Before being elected High Commissioner, Grandi had been engaged in international cooperation for over 30 years, focusing on refugee and humanitarian work. He served as Commissioner-General of the UN agency for Palestine refugees, UNRWA, from 2010 to 2014, after having been the organization's Deputy Commissioner-General since 2005. Prior to that, Grandi served as Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General in Afghanistan, following a long career first with NGOs and later with UNHCR in Africa, Asia, the Middle East and at the organization's Geneva headquarters.


Grandi was born in Milan in 1957. He holds a degree in modern history from the State University in Milan, a BA in Philosophy from the Gregorian University in Rome, as well as an honorary doctorate from the University of Coventry.

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Komisioner Tinggi UNHCR

António Guterres menjabat sebagai Komisioner Tinggi PBB untuk urusan pengungsi yang ke-10 sejak 15 Juni, 2005.

Sejarah UNHCR

UNHCR telah memilki sejarah yang panjang sejak pertama didirikan pada tahun 1950. Saat ini UNHCR telah dua kali memenangkan Nobel dan membantu jutaan orang diseluruh dunia.

Struktur UNHCR

UNHCR memiliki mekanisme dan kepemimpinan yang terstruktur dengan baik untuk memastikan kebutuhan orang - orang yang menjadi perhatian UNHCR terpenuhi.

Sekilas Tentang UNHCR

Kantor United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) didirikan pada 14 Desember 1950 oleh Majelis Umum Perserikatan Bangsa Bangsa (PBB). Organisasi ini memiliki mandat untuk memimpin dan mengkoordinasikan kegiatan internasional dalam melindungi pengungsi dan menyelesaikan permasalahan pengungsi di dunia.