Humanitarian Crisis in Ethiopia

Thousands forced to flee as violence continues in the Tigray region, Ethiopia .Please donate now to provide urgently needed relief to people forced to flee their homes.

Flood Emergency in Pakistan

Triggered by heavy monsoon rains, catastrophic floods in Pakistan have washed away homes and affected millions of people. Over 1,000 people have been killed – and this number is expected to rise. Please give now.

50th Anniversary of the Expulsion of the South Asian Community in Uganda

Fifty years ago, Canada welcomed the resettlement of over 7,000 Ugandan Asian refugees.

Ukraine Emergency

Please donate now to provide urgently needed relief to people forced to flee their homes.

Humanitarian Crisis in Afghanistan

The people of Afghanistan are now facing one of the world’s worst humanitarian crises with 24 million peopleor 55% of the populationnow in need of humanitarian assistance. Natural disasters like earthquakes are shattering already devastated communities.

UNHCR's 2022 Education Report

Our most recent report draws on data from more than 40 countries across the world, painting a clear picture of the state of refugee education.

Humanitarian Crisis in Ethiopia

Thousands forced to flee as violence continues in the Tigray region, Ethiopia .Please donate now to provide urgently needed relief to people forced to flee their homes.

Flood Emergency in Pakistan

Triggered by heavy monsoon rains, catastrophic floods in Pakistan have washed away homes and affected millions of people. Over 1,000 people have been killed – and this number is expected to rise. Please give now.

50th Anniversary of the Expulsion of the South Asian Community in Uganda

Fifty years ago, Canada welcomed the resettlement of over 7,000 Ugandan Asian refugees.

Ukraine Emergency

Please donate now to provide urgently needed relief to people forced to flee their homes.

Humanitarian Crisis in Afghanistan

The people of Afghanistan are now facing one of the world’s worst humanitarian crises. Natural disasters like earthquakes are shattering already devastated communities.

UNHCR's 2022 Education Report

Our most recent report draws on data from more than 40 countries across the world, painting a clear picture of the state of refugee education.

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We pride ourselves on ensuring resources are used responsibly. That’s why we can send 84 cents of every one dollar you donate directly to uprooted families, giving them hope for a brighter future. In addition, 10 cents of every dollar goes to support the implementation of our programs around the world—with only 6 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 133 countries, in 550 locations

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Who We Help

We help 100 million men, women and children displaced by violence, conflict and prosecution worldwide

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