UNHCR has mobilized staff and resources to southern Mexico since Thursday, following the arrival at the Mexico/Guatemala border of thousands of people as part of a caravan of refugees and migrants travelling from Honduras. ; Over 45 UNHCR staff are in Tapachulas, Chiapas State and others are en route. Working in support of the Mexican authorities, UNHCR teams are providing staffing and technical help to ensure timely registration of asylum seekers, setting up identification and referral mechanisms for those with specific vulnerabilities and needs, and increasing assistance and shelter capacity.
UNHCR staff assist people at the Mexico/Guatemala border who have arrived as part of a caravan of refugees and migrants from Honduras. 21 October 2018.
Journal of Conflict Resolution Volume 64 Issue 6, July 2020 ISSN: 0022-0027 Online ISSN: 1552-8766 …