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UNHCR and its partner, Muslim Aid, have begun distributing emergency relief items to families who have escaped the besieged Iraqi city.
More than 4,000 Iraqis braved risky journey across desert frontlines to reach remote Hasakah region of Syria in the past month.
Nigerians who found safety in neighbouring Niger, with thousands of others fleeing militants, move again as insecurity grows.
Aftershocks are disrupting efforts to rebuild following last month's deadly earthquake, as tens of thousands remain displaced.
Multi-agency relief convoy delivers vital food, medicines and other aid to 10,000 residents cut off in East Harasta since early 2012.
The number of people displaced by war, conflict or persecution has hit a record high. Now, millions of men, women and children face an uncertain road ahead.
UNHCR is providing them with life-saving protection, but we need your help.
could provide safe water to help keep refugees alive
could provide vaccinations to protect children from diseases
could provide thermal fleece blankets to keep a family warm
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi argues for humane treatment of refugees in an article to mark the World Humanitarian Summit.
Of the nearly 20 million refugees under our care, half are children below the age of 18. Find out more