We are UNHCR, the @UN Refugee Agency. We save lives and protect the rights of refugees, asylum-seekers, stateless people and all who are forced to flee.
When your country is facing economic challenges, but opens its arms to refugees from Ukraine.
Resettlement in a new country is not always easy, but with mentorship and support from @PAIRhouston , these refugee girls have been able to build new lives and a better future. UNHCR supporter @lizakoshy spent an afternoon with them to hear their story.
Did you know? Resettlement is an option for fewer and fewer refugees, because fewer and fewer States offer opportunities.
Host countries cannot be left alone in helping people forced to flee find stability, safety and the means to rebuild their lives. We must step up our support, yet funding continues to fall short.
Forced to drop out of school, these students never thought they would have the chance to study again.
BREAKING: Situation in Ukraine has already forced people to flee their homes. Families are in urgent need of shelter and emergency aid - your support helps deliver aid on the ground:
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