Yemen Emergency

Yemen is the world’s largest humanitarian crisis. 80% of the population requires humanitarian assistance. Show those in Yemen they are not forgotten.

Ethiopia Emergency

After enduring a week of violent clashes, civilians in the Tigray region of Ethiopia are in crisis. Fearing for their lives, thousands have been forced to flee into Sudan.

Free e-Cookbook

In celebration of our 70th anniversary, we are releasing a cookbook filled with photos, stories and recipes from refugees across Canada. Join the waitlist now to reserve your free virtual copy.

Bring hope to lone refugee children like Anna

Wars and disasters are causing unimaginable suffering for children. All children deserve to be safe where they live, learn and play.

It Takes One Minute To Help

When people have nowhere left to run, UNHCR protects them. We make sure they get food, water, medical care and somewhere safe to stay.

Cities #WithRefugees

Let’s mobilize for a more inclusive world. Thank you to the Canadian cities who stand #WithRefugees.

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

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Who We Help

We help 79.5 million men, women and children displaced by violence, conflict and prosecution worldwide

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