Filippo Grandi Assumes Position As UNHCR Head

U.N. News Centre: New U.N. refugee chief takes over at time of record numbers and unprecedented challenges
“Filippo Grandi of Italy, a veteran of United Nations efforts to help refugees, took up his post [Monday] as head of the U.N. refugee agency at a time of unprecedented challenges, with record numbers of people worldwide forced to flee war and persecution…” (1/4).

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