Yemen Emergency

Yemen is the world’s largest humanitarian crisis.

80% of the population requires some form of humanitarian or protection assistance.

Rohingya Monsoon Preparations

Your help is urgently needed for Rohingya refugees preparing for monsoon season while facing the dangers of COVID-19.

#IWasARefugee

Help show Canadians you stand #WithRefugees

On our 70th anniversary, stand as an advocate with UNHCR and support refugees worldwide. Pledge your support now.

Give a Gift. Spread Hope.

Your gift can help provide refugee families with essential life-saving support.

Give meaningful gifts to those most in need.

Cities #WithRefugees

Let’s mobilise for a more inclusive world.

Thank you to the 22 Canadian cities who have shown solidarity #WithRefugees.

COVID-19 Update

The coronavirus outbreak is a test of our systems, values and humanity

Learn how UNHCR is responding to COVID-19

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.

ASYLUM-SEEKERS

Find the latest updates on seeking asylum in Canada during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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What We Do

Core relief items from UNHCR can be released within 72 hours for around 600,000 refugees and people affected by conflict in simultaneous emergencies

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Where We Work

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

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Who We Help

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

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Who We Help

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

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