|United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)|
|Category: (UN Agencies)|
Head of the Agency
Name: Ms. Maki Shinohara
Job title: Representative
Global Website: www.unhcr.org
Agency’s Local website: www.unhcr.kg
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees leads and coordinates humanitarian action to protect refugees, internally displaced persons (IDPs) and stateless people in Kyrgyzstan. UNHCR has worked with the Government in establishing fair and efficient asylum systems, preventing and reducing statelessness, providing emergency shelter and protection for IDPs following the 2010 civil unrest in the South and plays an active role in the peacebuilding process.
Downloads: (PDF) 1951 Refugee Convention; UNHCR Statute.