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

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

refugees returned to their countries of origin in 2015. Most returned to Afghanistan, Sudan, Somalia or the Central African Republic.