Economic misery engulfs Syrian refugees and their hosts

In Lebanon, the capacity of local community and Syrian refugees to provide mutual support is being stretched to breaking point by economic turmoil and the COVID-19 crisis.

29 Jun 2020

Sheikh Thani Bin Abdullah makes the largest individual contribution ever in support of UNHCR

23 Mar 2020

Donors pledge US$1.2 billion funding to UNHCR for refugee protection and humanitarian programmes

5 Dec 2019

Legacy of 19th century Empress of Austria extends to today's refugees

Refugees in Ukraine will benefit from the will of Empress Elisabeth. The famous Austrian, nicknamed Sisi, left part of her fortune to good causes when she was assassinated in 1898.

27 Sep 2019

Bringing life back to a city in Mali ravaged by war

After conflict drove residents from Gao, EU funding for wells and community associations is helping them to return and start over.

20 Mar 2019

Access to flexible funding is ever more important

To maintain an effective response to refugee situations around the world, increasing the percentage of unearmarked funds is more vital than ever before.

19 Mar 2019

Qatar Charity and UNHCR extend a lifeline to 30,000 Syrian refugee families

11 Jul 2018

Donors pledge US$4.4 billion to meet needs for Syria

UN refugee chief Filippo Grandi says support at the Brussels pledging conference for the world's largest refugee crisis is 'critical.'

25 Apr 2018

Kuwaiti contribution brings essential winter assistance to more than 50,000 Syrian refugees in Jordan

11 Dec 2017