Organization Name:
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Organization Type:

Mission Statement:
UNHCR, the United Nations refugee organization, is mandated by the United Nations to lead and coordinate international action for the world-wide protection of refugees and the resolution of refugee problems.

UNHCRÕs primary purpose is to safeguard the rights and well-being of refugees. UNHCR strives to ensure that everyone can exercise the right to seek asylum and find safe refuge in another state, and to return home voluntarily.

Contact Information

Full Mailing Address:
Case Postale 2500
CH-1211 Genve 2 DŽp™t


Phone Number:
+41 22 739 8111

Fax Number:


    Activity Detail(s)

  • Survey
  • Survivor and Victim Assistance
  • Mine Risk Education
  • Clearance and Detection
  • Humanitarian Coordination

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