Crossing a border does not always end the discrimination LGBTIQ+ people experience.
Many people are forced to flee because they face violence, persecution, and possibly jail for simply being who they are.
Today, and every day, we stand with LGBTQI+ refugees. https://t.co/U8LuH3izQw
We have hit a grave milestone.
103 million people have been forced to flee.
Swipe across to see where most refugees come from.
To put it in perspective, we've compared the numbers to populations in New Zealand and Australia. https://t.co/2CvDZ5UppU
"I love knowing my contribution takes the pressure off a refugee woman.” Jess Mester is a Byron Bay-based business woman who is a dedicated member of our Leading Women Fund. She explains why she joined the Leading Women Fund & gives to Australia for UNHCR https://t.co/QvpJ7fp9PW
Lebanon is set to face one of the harshest winters in decades. With heavy rain and snow forecast over the coming months, life for refugees is going to get harder.
UNHCR is working hard to deliver blankets, heaters, and stronger and warmer shelters to refugee families in Jordan.
Manal, a refugee living in Lebanon, puts a broken shoe into the stove to fuel the fire.
With wood supplies running low, Manal is forced to burn whatever she can to keep her family warm and safe inside their tent. https://t.co/yyETTuutzI