By October 2020, the UNHCR had identified … “We are dealing with a disappointingly low resettlement ceiling to begin with - a quota of less than 50,000 for the entire year - and this was further impacted by COVID-19 delaying departures and pausing some states’ resettlement programs,” said UNHCR… Since then, over 88,000 refugees have departed from Malaysia to a resettlement … Since 2005 to date, nearly 118,000 refugees from 50 countries were submitted for resettlement consideration to as many as 15 resettlement countries. Refugee resettlement numbers will be at a “record low” this year, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) said on Wednesday, with only 15,425 people resettled in the first nine months of 2020, … Conducts Level 3 Registration (L-3 Reg.) In Malaysia, resettlement has been the most used durable solution for refugees. KUALA LUMPUR, June 26 — Malaysia called on the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to work closely with Asean to expedite the resettlement process of UNHCR Cardholders to … "We are … interviews for the collection of applicants' bio-data information for the UNHCR Resettlement Registration Form (RRF) Sections 1, 2 and 3. As a result, IOM and UNHCR are taking steps to suspend resettlement … The … 2020 will be a record low for refugee resettlement, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, warns today. KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia urges the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to work closely with Asean to expedite the resettlement of UNHCR cardholders to third … In addition, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and IOM, the International Organization for Migration, are concerned that international travel could increase the exposure of refugees to the virus. Frank Remus, UNHCR representative in Germany, said that a total of 1,4 million people around the world were presently in need of resettlement. Refugee resettlement plunging in 2020: UN UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, said the coronavirus outbreak and a low quota to begin with had combined to strike "a blow for refugee protection". The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) warned that 2020 risks the lowest resettlement levels in recent history as the COVID-19 pandemic impacts another global humanitarian activity. “We are dealing with a disappointingly low resettlement ceiling to begin with - a quota of less than 50,000 for the entire year - and this was further impacted by COVID-19 delaying departures and pausing some states’ resettlement programs,” said UNHCR… According to the latest UNHCR … 2020 will be a record low for refugee resettlement, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, warns. While planning to submit the cases of 20 people already pending resettlement submission as of beginning 2019, UNHCR has adopted a lower figure for its target submission: 10 people in 2020.