لمن نوفر الحماية
نعمل من أجل مساعدة اللاجئين وطالبي اللجوء والنازحين داخل بلدانهم والأشخاص عديمي الجنسية.
حماية كافة الأشخاص المجبرين على الفرار وأولئك المحرومين من الجنسية
طلب اللجوء هو حق من حقوق الإنسان. يحق لأي شخص يفر من الاضطهاد أو الصراع أو انتهاكات حقوق الإنسان طلب الحماية في بلد آخر.
تعمل المفوضية من أجل ضمان احترام هذا الحق.
نحن نوفر الدعم المنقذ للحياة ونحمي حقوق طالبي اللجوء واللاجئين والنازحين داخل بلدانهم بسبب الصراعات أو الاضطهاد. نعمل أيضاً على حماية ودعم الأشخاص المحرومين من الجنسية واللاجئين الذين اختاروا العودة إلى بلدانهم، والدفاع عنهم.
مع وجود 108.4 مليون شخص من النازحين قسراً من ديارهم حول العالم، هناك اليوم العدد الأكبر من الأشخاص المستفيدين من الحماية التي نوفرها، وهو أكثر من أي وقت مضى منذ الحرب العالمية الثانية.
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An asylum-seeker is an individual who has fled their country of origin and applied for asylum in another country, but their claim to refugee status has not yet been processed. Not every asylum-seeker will ultimately be recognized as a refugee, but every refugee was initially an asylum-seeker.
Each year an estimated one million people seek asylum. UNHCR works to protect them, providing life-saving aid and shelter and advocating for their right to seek safety. This includes working with governments to keep borders open and ensuring asylum-seekers are not pushed back into a territory where their lives would be in danger.
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Refugees are people fleeing conflict, persecution and human rights abuses who have crossed a border into another country. Often when refugees arrive at a safe location they are hungry, traumatized and exhausted after a long and dangerous journey, many carrying little more than the clothes on their backs.
UNHCR has been assisting refugees for over 70 years. We respond with life-saving support, safeguard their fundamental human rights and develop long-term solutions to ensure they find a safe place to call home where they can build a better future.
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Internally displaced people
Internally displaced people (IDPs) have been forced to flee their homes, however, unlike refugees, they remain in their own country. They are among the most vulnerable displaced persons in the world, often trapped in dangerous conflict areas and unable to make their way to safety. They must rely on their own government to protect them, who may be unable or unwilling to do so. It may also be difficult for aid to reach them, leaving them cut off from supplies, such as food and shelter.
Where able to do so, UNHCR works to protect and advocate for IDPs, setting up camps, providing shelter and delivering life-saving supplies.
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Millions of people around the world are denied a nationality, leaving them stateless and without critical documentation, such as a birth certificate. As a result, they often are not allowed to go to school, see a doctor, get a job, open a bank account, vote, travel, or even buy a house. Generations can become trapped in this cycle of lost opportunities and poverty.
UNHCR protects and advocates for the rights of stateless people, working with governments to change nationality laws and ensure children are registered at birth. Since 2014, UNHCR's work has seen more than 400,000 stateless people in 27 countries acquire a nationality.
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Refugees returning home
When safe to do so, UNHCR helps refugees voluntarily return home. We provide transport and work to make sure they will be safe on their return – free from persecution, armed attacks and landmines.
But our work does not end there. UNHCR continues to support refugees to rebuild their lives, many of whom have been away for years or even decades. We facilitate peace and reconciliation programmes and work with governments to build or repair schools, water systems and health clinics. We also help returnees access housing, work, and the same legal and civil-political rights as their fellow nationals.
Over the years UNHCR voluntary repatriation programmes have brought millions of people home.
Meet the people UNHCR helps support
يرجى النظر في التبرع اليوم
يمكن لتبرعكم أن يساعد في حماية شخص أجبر على الفرار من دياره بسبب الصراع أو الاضطهاد.