- Knowledge Base
- International Organizations
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Details of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
|United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
|The UNHCR provides protection and assistance to the world's refugees. Today, the UNHCR is one of the world's principal humanitarian agencies, with headquarters in Geneva, and offices in some 115 countries. More than 80 percent of UNHCR's 5,000-member staff work in the field, often in isolated, dangerous and difficult conditions. The UNHCR has twice been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for its work.
Last updated on 12 April 2021 06:26:31