World: UNHCR calls for stronger Mediterranean route response as sub-Saharan crises force more to flee

Countries: Canary Islands (Spain), Chad, Libya, Mali, Niger, Rwanda, Sudan, World
Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees

UNHCR is seeking just over US$100 million to enhance refugee protection in African countries en route to the Mediterranean. Offering safe and viable alternatives to perilous journeys is the priority.