EU proposes mass protection for refugees from Ukraine

The European Commission has proposed waiving lengthy national asylum-seeking procedures and introducing wide-ranging measures to protect refugees fleeing the war in Ukraine.   The proposals grant immediate refugee protection in the European Union for a period of up to one…
UN forced to cut rations for 1.2m refugees in Uganda

More than 1.2 million refugees in Uganda will see their UN food and cash rations reduced in February, due to lack of funding from international donors, the World Food Programme (WFP) said on Tuesday. WFP spokesperson Tomson Phiri said this at…