Les bureaux du HCR et autres contacts

UNHCR Offices

Haut Commissaire des Nations Unies pour les réfugiés (HCR)

Le Haut Commissariat des Nations Unies pour les Réfugiés (UNHCR) aide des millions de personnes dans le monde qui ont été contraintes de quitter leurs pays pour protéger leurs vies. L’Agence promeut la protection des droits et le bien-être de ces personnes et les aide à reconstruire leurs vies. L’UNHCR a été créé au lendemain de la Seconde Guerre mondiale. Durant plus de cinquante ans, l'agence a aidé des dizaines de millions de personnes à recommencer une vie nouvelle. Aujourd'hui, plus de 9 300 personnes réparties dans 125 pays continuent de fournir une assistance à quelque 34 millions de personnes. Le HCR Brésil est présent dans le pays à travers ses bureaux dans les villes de Brasília et de São Paulo.

UNHCR Representation in Brazil
Tel: (61) 3044-5744
SCN Quadra 05, Bloco A, Sala 801, Edificio Brasilia Shopping - Asa Norte, Brasília - DF
CEP: 70715-000
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UNHCR Office in São Paulo
Tel: (11) 3017-5332
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UNHCR Office in Boa Vista
Universidade Federal de Roraima. Núcleo Amazônico de Pesquisa em Relações Internacionais. Avenida Capitão Ene Garcez, 2413, Bairro Aeroporto, CEP 69310000, Boa Vista, Roraima.
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Other Contacts

Comité National pour les Réfugiés (CONARE)

Le CONARE est le Comité mis en place par le gouvernement brésilien chargé d'examiner, de décider et de veiller au suivi de toutes les demandes d'asile au Brésil. C'est aussi l'autorité chargée de formuler la politique sur l'asile au Brésil et de créer les normes qui clarifient les termes de la loi sur l’asile. Le siège de cette instance se trouve à Brasilia, au Ministère de la Justice.

CONARE

CONARE has several specific emails for you to contact them, such as:
cadastro.conare@mj.gov.br: information update in your registration (e.g. change of address);
entrevista.conare@mj.gov.br: booking and information on interviews;
certidao.conare@mj.gov.br: for RNE renewal procedures for refugees;
viagem.conare@mj.gov.br: for international travel authorization procedures for refugees;
rfamiliar.conare@mj.gov.br: for family reunification procedures;
recurso.conare@mj.gov.br: for procedures related to appeals;
perda.conare@mj.gov.br: for procedures related to the loss of the refugee condition.

For more information on these procedures, please read specific sections on the right side.

CONARE Brasília
Tel: (61) 2025-9225
Comitê Nacional para os Refugiados – CONARE Ministério da Justiça – Esplanada dos Ministérios, Bloco 10 – Anexo II – 4º Andar 70064-900 – Brasília-DF
Monday to Friday from 8 am to 7 pm
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CONARE São Paulo
Centro Público de Direitos Humanos e Economia Solidária
Rua Otto Alencar, nº 270, Bairro do Cambuci, São Paulo (SP)
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Service fédéral

Federal Public Defender’s Office (DPU)

Brazilian legislation ensures that every person, including asylum seekers and refugees, who is unable to afford a lawyer has the right to have access to free legal assistance under income analysis.

The Federal Public Defender’s Office (Defensoria Pública da União) is a qualified body of civil servants that can support you for free with legal issues regarding: disagreements with the result of your asylum claim and general issues related to documentation, retirement, rights of foreigners in Brazil, access to assistance benefits, among others. Moreover, in case you are accused of a criminal case for Federal crimes - such as the falsification of passports/identity cards, or in procedures of extradition and/or expulsion of the country – a Federal Public Defender can act as your attorney free of charge.

Federal Public Defender's Office has representation in many Brazilian cities. Please see their website for more information and contacts in the city you live.

State Public Defender’s Office (DPE)

Brazilian legislation ensures that every person, including asylum seekers and refugees, who is unable to afford a lawyer has the right to have access to free legal assistance under income analysis.

The State Public Defender’s office (Defensoria Pública do Estado) is a qualified body of civil servants that can support you for free with legal issues regarding: housing, rent, divorce, alimony, allowance, guardianship, inventory, paternity investigation, reparation, among other topics. Moreover, in case you are accused of a criminal case for crimes under the competency of the State Justice, such as murder, theft, robbery, fraud, rape etc., a State Public Defender can also act as your attorney free of charge.

State Public Defender's Office has representation in many Brazilian cities. Please see their website for more information and contacts in the city you live.

Federal Police

The Federal Police (Polícia Federal) is the Brazilian authority in charge of registering asylum claims (and forwarding them to CONARE analysis), providing documents for asylum seekers and refugees, informing asylum seekers on the result of their claims and receiving appeals against CONARE’s negative decisions.

You can find your nearest Federal Police Station by checking their website.

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