This World Water Day, we are celebrating refugee girls across the globe who work hard every day to collect water in order to keep their families healthy.
Take this short quiz to learn more about the water crisis and how it affects refugees.
Unlike many countries where refugees are confined to camps, Uganda permits them to live in village-like settlements, and to farm for themselves.
In 2012, donations from individuals around the world supported the deployment of 435 Emergency Response Team members to 39 countries.
Angelina Jolie marked World Refugee Day with her fourth visit to the refugee camps in northern Thailand.
The Special Envoy for UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, Angelina Jolie, is in Burkina Faso for World Refugee Day to bring attention to the fastest growing emergency in the world today.
The passion and commitment of UNHCR staff in the field is unmatched. They are real-life heroes, saving lives and protecting rights every day.
This World Refugee Day a spreading global violence is threatening the very foundations of our international system.
On World Africa Day, we acknowledge the continent's forcibly displaced individuals in dire need of humanitarian assistance while celebrating the refugee leaders who are empowering one another.
Angelina Jolie spends World Refugee Day with Syrian refugees in Turkey and calls for more action to prevent conflict and support refugees.
Portland, Maine’s Pihcintu Chorus released their latest song, "Somewhere," on World Children's Day. Pihcintu is comprised of refugee and immigrant girls who have made Portland, Maine their new home.
This World Creativity and Innovation Day, we want to share five awe-inspiring women who are using their artisanship to provide for their families, support their communities and empower each other.
This World Refugee Day the number of refugees, asylum-seekers and internally displaced people has exceeded 50 million people for the first time since World War II.
On World Refugee Day, held every year on June 20, we commemorate the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees.
On World Refugee Day, UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Ben Stiller calls for compassion and support for all refugees around the world and those forced to flee.
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On World Refugee Day 2022, High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi calls on States to recognize that stopping war and conflict is the only antidote to forced displacement.
On World Refugee Day, we commemorated the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees.
On World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, we want to highlight four refugees who have discovered livelihood opportunities and have enriched their communities through their culture and traditions.
The sharpest contrast between what home means for me and what it means for a refugee is that they long for what they left behind but are forced to focus on the future.
See how our partners and supporters recognized the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees on World Refugee Day.
Water is essential to protect health, prevent the spread of deadly diseases and maintain dignity. But around the world, millions of refugees struggle to get the bare minimum of water they need.
Take our quiz and learn how USA for UNHCR donors help provide clean water to refugees
UNHCR’s efforts to provide a safe and dependable water supply to refugees is vital! Without clean water, refugees are more likely to fall ill and die of diseases like diphtheria.
Before I traveled to Ethiopia, I rarely thought about how much water I use on a daily basis.