Refugee Action works with refugees to build new lives. They support people throughout the asylum application process and champion the human rights of refugees and asylum seekers.
The Refugee Council is one of the leading charities in the UK working directly with refugees, and supporting them to rebuild their lives. They also speak up for refugees using their direct work as an evidence base, to ensure refugees have a stronger and more influential voice in decisions that will affect them.
|UNHCR: The UN Refugee Agency
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees was established on December 14, 1950 by the United Nations General Assembly. The agency is mandated to lead and co-ordinate international action to protect refugees and resolve refugee problems worldwide.