UNHCR remains operational in Ukraine and is working with the government, UN, and other partners in Ukraine to provide humanitarian assistance wherever possible. UNHCR is also working with governments in neighboring countries, calling on them to keep borders open to all those seeking safety and protection. Despite a challenging security environment, UNHCR remains firmly committed to supporting all affected populations in Ukraine and countries in the region.
UNHCR has called on all countries to suspend forcible returns of people to Ukraine and has issued a Non-Return Advisory providing greater detail on this position: Refworld | UNHCR Position on Returns to Ukraine.
The situation within Ukraine and beyond remains highly fluid, with information and resources changing frequently. Within this evolving context, please consult the following resources to learn the most current information regarding UNHCR’s response to the Ukraine situation:
- UNHCR Situation Portal: Ukraine Situation | Global Focus (unhcr.org)
- UNHCR Operational Data Portal: Ukraine Refugee Situation (unhcr.org)
- UNHCR Ukraine Help Page: Help Ukraine
- To learn more about the parole program under Uniting for Ukraine, including how to apply to become a sponsor, please consult the following information from USCIS: Uniting for Ukraine | USCIS
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