Winter support is urgently needed

Winter is an emergency for millions of refugees and internally displaced people living in Syria and neighbouring Jordan, Iraq Lebanon and Egypt. Each day it is getting colder. We must act now.

Humanitarian Crisis in Afghanistan

The pace and scale of displacement is increasing in Afghanistan, affected by the surge in violence particularly in the northern region.

Yemen Emergency

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

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We are responding to a refugee crisis unlike anything we’ve seen before. Families and children forced to flee their homes arrive in refugee camps daily with little more than the clothes on their back. Help provide emergency supplies like food, clean water, medicine and shelter.

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.

Winter Support is Urgently Needed

Winter is an emergency for millions of refugees and internally displaced people living in Syria and neighbouring Jordan, Iraq Lebanon and Egypt. Each day it is getting colder. We must act now.

Humanitarian Crisis in Afghanistan

The pace and scale of displacement is increasing in Afghanistan, affected by the surge in violence particularly in the northern region.

Yemen Emergency

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

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.

Did You See Our TV Spot?

We are responding to a refugee crisis unlike anything we’ve seen before. Families and children forced to flee their homes arrive in refugee camps daily with little more than the clothes on their back. Help provide emergency supplies like food, clean water, medicine and shelter.

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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 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

82.4 million

Who We Help

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

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