Annual UNHCR figures show that some 43.3 million people were forcibly displaced worldwide at the end of 2009, the highest number since the mid-1990s.

From June 18-20 the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) will commemorate World Refugee Day for the tenth consecutive year in Washington, DC, in order to draw the public’s attention to the millions of refugees world-wide who are forced to flee their homes. Together with the Kennedy Center for the…Read More

Watch the Hoyas-Duke Game and Help Darfur: New Darfur Dream Team Georgetown-Duke Partnership Announcement - Verizon Center on Jan 30
January 30, 2010 - 2:00pm. CBS will cover the game.

Though rivals on the court, Georgetown and Duke are collaborating off the court to provide education for Darfur…Read More

Hi everyone, we are looking for our spring 2010 intern for our Washington D.C. office. If you are interested, please email our internship coordinator, Blair Greenbaum, at bgreenbaum@usaforunhcr.org. See full description below. Thanks!

Spring 2010 Internship

Interns with USA for UNHCR will gain…Read More

Happy holidays everyone!

We have a few upcoming events we'd like to share with you.

First, December 16th in New York City we're hosting Share the Warmth: A Benefit Concert for UNHCR with performances by Amos Lee, Patterson Hood of Drive-By Truckers & Erin McKeown

Check out the link here for…Read More

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