COVID-19 Continues to Impact Refugees

A COVID-19 induced recession is expected to push up to 115 million people into extreme poverty. Your support is urgently needed today so UNHCR can deliver essential cash assistance, supplies and services to refugees and displaced people impacted by COVID-19.

Volcano Disaster in the DRC

Thousands are feared to be left homeless and are in urgent need of your help. The volcano eruption comes on top of an already tragic humanitarian emergency. 

Yemen in Crisis

Yemen remains the worst humanitarian crisis in the world with over 20 million people in urgent need.

A perfect gift for Father's Day

This Father’s Day, give a gift that spreads hope. Give meaningful gifts to those most in need in the name of a loved one through UNHCR’s online shop.

COVID-19 Continues to Impact Refugees

A COVID-19 induced recession is expected to push up to 115 million people into extreme poverty. Your support is urgently needed today so UNHCR can deliver essential cash assistance, supplies and services to refugees and displaced people impacted by COVID-19.

Volcano Disaster in the DRC

Thousands are feared to be left homeless and are in urgent need of your help. The volcano eruption comes on top of an already tragic humanitarian emergency.

Yemen in Crisis

Yemen remains the worst humanitarian crisis in the world with over 20 million people in urgent need.

A perfect gift for Father's Day

This Father’s Day, give a gift that spreads hope. Give meaningful gifts to those most in need in the name of a loved one through UNHCR’s online shop.

Are you looking for help? 

From learning about who can get refugee protection in Canada, to finding out what happens when you claim asylum at the border, our resources will help you navigate the Canadian asylum system. Find the latest updates on seeking asylum in Canada during the COVID-19 pandemic.

We pride ourselves on ensuring resources are used responsibly. That’s why we can send 81 cents of every one dollar you donate directly to uprooted families, giving them hope for a brighter future. In addition, 15 cents of every dollar goes to support the implementation of our programs around the world—with only 4 cents going towards management and administrative costs.

What We Do

Core relief items from UNHCR can be released within 72 hours for refugees and displaced people 

Where We Work

UNHCR provides essential services to refugees in 135 countries, in 546 locations

80 million

Who We Help

We help 80 million men, women and children displaced by violence, conflict and prosecution worldwide

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