On Friday, March 15th, social media activists are taking over Twitter to tell their friends about the crisis in Syria, raising awareness for refugees and urging people to take action.
Imya Kolhu, 80 years old, lost everything in the recent floods: her grandson, her home, and her hope for the future. Will you give her hope by getting a Blue Key?
In a new video, Americans are urged to contribute to UNHCR’s urgent life-saving efforts by donating online, getting a Blue Key, or texting SOMALIA to 80000 to add a donation of $10 to your wireless bill.*
USA for UNHCR’s corporate and foundation manager, Caitlin Van Orden, attends a Brookings Institute panel on the famine in Somalia. Walks away knowing she needs to spread the word on this crisis.
A mother and her 4 kids walked for a month to reach Dadaab, Kenya. Along the way, she found another child alone in the desert…
Families fleeing fighting and drought in South-Central Somalia now lack even the basics as aid agencies like UNHCR are overwhelmed with children in need.
Video: More aid is desperately needed to help Somalis fleeing to refugee camps in Kenya. Children are arriving severely malnourished.
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