Spain Launches Refugee Resettlement Program

Spain has established an annual refugee resettlement program, joining 12 other European countries in providing asylum and protection to refugees who are not able to safety return to their original countries or safely remain in first countries of asylum. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees lauded this latest initiative from Spain, Reuters reports.

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    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.