Together with our donors, we support operations on the frontlines of conflict to protect refugees and empower them with opportunities.
After more than four decades of displacement, Afghan refugees are one of the largest protracted refugee situations in the world. There are 2.2 million Afghan refugees living in other countries and an additional 3 million internally displaced.
After a decade of conflict, Syria remains the world’s largest refugee crisis. More than 6.6 million Syrians have been forced to flee their country since 2011 and another 6.7 million people have been internally displaced.
Yemen is one of the largest humanitarian crises of our time. More than 4 million people have been forced to flee their homes and 24.1 million are in dire need of assistance.
In August 2017, violence broke out in Myanmar’s Rakhine State forcing more than 742,00 Rohingya to flee their homes and seek refuge in Bangladesh. Today the number of arrivals keeps growing.
The Northern Triangle is one of the most dangerous places on earth. Gang warfare and violence have forced thousands of families and unaccompanied children to undertake dangerous journeys in search of safety.
More than 5.4 million people have fled to escape violence, gang warfare as well as lack of food, medicine and essential services. It is the largest exodus in Latin America’s recent history.
Ongoing violence between armed groups has forced hundreds of thousands of families to flee the Central African Republic (CAR) since 2013.
The Sahel is facing one of the fastest growing displacement crises in the world. More than 2.7 million people have fled violence in the region and at least 13.4 million people are in dire need of humanitarian assistance.
The situation in Iraq is desperate. Nearly 6.5 million Iraqis, including 3 million children, are in dire need of humanitarian assistance and more than 3 million are displaced inside the country.
With millions of cases reported worldwide, the coronavirus pandemic is a global challenge that affects us all - including refugees and other people displaced by conflict or persecution.
Spiraling violence, conflict and a severe food shortage have endangered millions of lives.
An unprecedented humanitarian emergency continues to unfold across Europe and the Mediterranean.
Years of conflict have forced more than 2 million Ukrainians to flee their homes. Towns and villages are destroyed – many live with shelling and bullets every day.
Humanitarian emergencies around the world have produced record levels of displacement and human suffering.
children, women and men displaced by spiraling crises around the world.
displaced by violence, conflict or persecution.
are hosted in countries affected by acute food insecurity and malnutrition.