The UN Refugee Agency

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Welcome to the UN Refugee Agency

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is a global organisation dedicated to saving lives and protecting the rights of refugees, forcibly displaced communities and stateless people. Visit our websites to learn more about who we are, what we do, and how you can support us.

A selection of UNHCR websites:

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UNHCR global website

The global homepage of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) website, available in English and other languages.

Helpful info for refugees

Information for refugees, asylum-seekers and stateless people, provided as a service presented by country of interest.

Scholarships for refugees

An online search platform to help refugees find scholarship opportunities to study in-country and abroad.

Statistics and data on refugees

A database that contains information about forcibly displaced populations spanning across almost 70 years of statistical activities.

Refugee decision support

Refworld is the leading source of information necessary for taking quality decisions on refugee status. It contains a vast collection of reports.

Donate to UNHCR

Refugeesneed to be protected. They need shelter, access to clean water, health care, education and jobs. They need a fair chance.