Rebuilding Lives

Every refugee deserves a bright and safe future.
That’s why UNHCR invests in creating opportunities
and finding lasting solutions for the people we assist.

Education is the most powerful weapon, which you can use to change the world.

- Nelson Mandela
51%

of refugees are under the age of 18

1 in 4

refugee households are headed by women

Work is the only thing that gives substance to life.

- Albert Einstein, a refugee
552,200

refugees returned to their countries of origin in 2016. Most returned to Afghanistan.