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Government Information on Refugees: Issues affecting Refugees

Government Information on Issues Affecting Refugees

Government Publication Series on Refugee Assistance, Issues, and Resettlement

Refugee Resettlement Program
Due to the Refugee Act of 1980, this publication by the Office of Refugee Resettlement of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services provides details from each fiscal year of refugee assistance through the refugee resettlement program.

World Refugee Report
This publication series provides information on the world refugee situation to Congress and the general public by focusing on numbers of refugees, international efforts to assist them, and the structures of assistance programs.


Unassisted Ethiopian refugees living in a makeshift shelter in Sudan. Source: GAO.

The stateless Bihari (Pakistani) refugees of Bangladesh roam the streets of their temporary location. Source: Refugees International, U.S. Congress.