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UNHCR Brazil - Information for asylum seekers, refugees and stateless persons

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🚨 Attention: the message that UNHCR and the World Bank are asking for bank details on WhatsApp to make donations is FALSE. Click here for more information.

📝Call for Expression of Interest – Pilot Program on Small Grants for Refugee-Led Organizations. In this call, 3 refugee-led organizations will be selected to receive financial support to implement their projects. Click here to know more.

👩🏿‍🏭👨🏽‍🏭 Refugees and migrants in the city of São Paulo: participate in the 2nd Week of Employment and Income! Click here for more information.

🇦🇫 If you are Afghan and want information about refuge in Brazil, click here

🇺🇦 If you are Ukrainian and want information about refuge in Brazil, click here

Welcome to UNHCR’s HELP Platform. The protection of refugees and populations displaced by war, conflict and persecution is the main mission of UNHCR, which seeks adequate and durable solutions for these populations.

We have created this site to support refugee applicants, refugees, their families and organizations involved in this context. Information can be accessed in Portuguese, English, Spanish, French, Arabic, Farsi, Pashto, Ukrainian and Russian.


On this website, you can find information about:

🇦🇫 Informatives for the Afghan population;
🇺🇦 Informatives for the Ukrainian population;
🆘 Where to find help;
🔎 Asylum claim, residence and naturalization;
📃 Documents;
🏘️ Housing;
💼 Work and Income;
📚 Education;
🏥 Health;
‼️ Rights and duties;
🌏 Statelessness;
➡️ UNHCR Complaints Mechanisms;
🗞️ Informative materials;
✉️ Contact us.

This website will be constantly updated.

For donation related questions, please email [email protected] or call 0800 878 1118.
For questions regarding job openings at UNHCR Brazil, please click here.