We propose you to see below the information on the situation with refugees in the Republic of Belarus provided by UNHCR Representation in Belarus.
See the UNCHR Belarus Fact Sheet with updated data on the number of persons,
- applied for asylum in Belarus in 2015,
- received refugee status in 2015 and for the period of 1997-2015 in general,
- received complemetary protection in 2015 and for the period of 2009-2015 in general.
Here you may also find the inforamtion on the countries of origin of asylum-seekers who applied for refugee status in Belarus in 2015 and other inforamtion.
Within the first month of 2016 30 Ukrainian refugees applied for asylum in the Republic of Belarus.
In 2015 Ukraine, Syria, Afghanistan, Iraq and Iemen were ranked the Top 5 countries of origin of asylum-seekers in Belarus in 2015.
Dynamics in the number of UNHCR persons of concern in Belarus' mandate for the period of 2010-2015.
Compared to 2013 the number of asylum-seekers in the Republic of Belarus increased 6 times in 2015.
According to the data provided by the Information Analytical Center of the Republic of Belarus: 96% of respondents among Belarusian citizens assessed relations between representatives of different nationalities in Belarus as peaceful. 86.5% of respondents believe that there is no discrimination on nationality graounds in Belarus. Photo: ctv.by