Over half of the world’s refugee population is made up of children. In situations of crisis and displacement, children, adolescents and youth are at risk of serious trauma conditions, various fo... Read More
The UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi, the UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner and Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock today briefed UN Member States in Geneva about the ongoing cris... Read More
The relentless suffering of Syrian civilians marks a shameful failure of political will and a new low in Syria’s long-running conflict, which this month reaches a depressing seventh anniversary,... Read More
The UN and partners plan to deliver humanitarian assistance to eastern Ghouta
Damascus, 4 March 2018
The UN and partners plan to deliver humanitarian assistance to Duma in eastern Ghouta tomorrow, 5 M... Read More
2016 Impact Report of UNHCR response in Refugee Crisis.
365 days together UNHCR helps protect people forced to flee their homes. We work in some 128 countries around the world, protecting and caring f... Read More
UNHCR's work is humanitarian, social and non-political. Its Statute and subsequent UN resolutions mandate the agency to provide international protection and seek durable solutions for refugees and other people of concern.