Ethiopia Emergency

Renewed fighting in Ethiopia’s Tigray region has escalated, putting civilians at increased risk. Over 1.7 million people are in desperate need of emergency aid.

Monsoon Season Threatens Rohingya Refugees

Extreme winds and rains are threatening the well-being of the 880,000 Rohingya refugees living in the Cox’s Bazaar. Fragile shelters are at risk of collapsing, with the added fear of flooding.

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.

Download your free cookbook

“Tastes from Home: Recipes from the Refugee Community” is a brand-new cookbook filled with more than 100 pages of beautiful photography, stories and recipes from refugee communities around the world.

Ethiopia Emergency

Renewed fighting in Ethiopia’s Tigray region has escalated, putting civilians at increased risk. Over 1.7 million people are in desperate need of emergency aid.

Monsoon Season Threatens Rohingya Refugees

Extreme winds and rains are threatening the well-being of the 880,000 Rohingya refugees living in the Cox’s Bazaar. Fragile shelters are at risk of collapsing, with the added fear of flooding.

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.

Download your free cookbook

“Tastes from Home: Recipes from the Refugee Community” is a brand-new cookbook filled with more than 100 pages of beautiful photography, stories and recipes from refugee communities around the world.

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

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82.4 million

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We help 82.4 million men, women and children displaced by violence, conflict and prosecution worldwide

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