For 70 years, we at UNHCR, have been tasked with protecting people who have been forced to flee their homes. This is who we are.

2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

UNHCR is firmly committed to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development adopted in 2015. Read more on how UNHCR works with the different Global Goals.


Our Christmas Wish for 2021? #AimingHigher for refugee education

Today, only 5% of young refugees have access to higher education. This December, our Christmas Calendar focuses on the ambitious goal of ensuring 15% of refugees have access by 2030, by sharing inspirational stories on refugee students and highlighting important initiatives to ensure that even more will receive the life-changing gift of education.

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In 2020, 95% of all conflict displacements occurred in countries vulnerable or highly vulnerable to climate change.

The climate crisis is a human crisis. #COP26

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