Our volunteer program is currently looking to recruit from the local community to show the world our efforts in protecting refugees and resolving refugee problems worldwide.

If you are looking to volunteer internationally, please visit UNHCR International for more information.

We are currently looking for volunteers in the following positions within Canada:

Fundraising Internships

We are looking for part-time or full-time interns for the Ottawa office to assist with marketing and administration for our fundraising efforts. Visit our careers page for more information.

Fundraising Events

Raise funds through your own event! We can provide online and offline support. Please contact Lilah Jaffee at 613-232-0909 ext. 259 to get started on your event.

If you are interested in volunteering with UNHCR, email us at donorcare@unhcr.ca and indicate your area of interest in the subject line.

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Sign up today for the UN Refugee Agency’s email updates and stay in touch with the latest news on refugee issues from around the world and our progress as we work to bring protection to refugees, internally displaced people and others of concern worldwide.

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