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Join UNHCR and make a difference

UNHCR's greatest asset is our workforce. We work with passionate, talented and creative individuals who want to use their skills for good. Thanks to people like you, we can develop solutions that enable people who have been forced to flee to restart their lives and build better futures.

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Meet UNHCR staff

Profiles of our staff around the world

We work in 138 countries. Staff include drivers, supply officers and protection workers.

Joan Opio, Senior IT Assistant, UNHCR Sub Office Arua, Uganda

'I work with pride in ICT… we need stable internet services to serve our Persons of Concern better.'

Meet Joan Opio, Senior IT Assistant in UNHCR Sub Office Arua, Uganda.