Fraudulent Use of UNHCR Documents

UNHCR has received reports of refugees and asylum-seekers fraudulently using UNHCR documents. This includes individuals who have: Presented someone else’s UNHCR card as their ownReplaced the photograph on someone else’s UNHCR card with their own photograph orUsed a...

Join UNHCR’s Telegram Channels

UNHCR Malaysia has launched our official Telegram channels in 13 languages for refugees and asylum-seekers to find useful information directly from UNHCR. All refugees and asylum-seekers are encouraged to subscribe to the channels to be updated on the latest news from...

Walk-In Vaccination for Children Available

The Covid-19 National Immunisation Programme for Children (PICKids) is now allowing walk-in vaccinations for children in Kuala Lumpur, Selangor, Penang, Perlis, Kedah, Pahang, Melaka, Perak, Negeri Sembilan, Johor, Terengganu and Kelantan. The vaccination is for...

UNHCR-Government Collaboration on Refugee Processing

UNHCR and the Malaysian Government have been in discussion for years to explore options to support the Government in the management of the refugee situation. With the longer term perspective of establishing a government asylum system, a capacity sharing programme is...

COVID-19 Vaccination for Children

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the Malaysian government is expanding the vaccination coverage to children aged 5 to 12 years old. It is expected that approximately 4 million children will receive the vaccination including refugees and asylum seekers. This will help...