United Nations High Commissioner For Refugees

Last modified: 
24/04/2020 - 1:51pm

The agency is mandated to lead and co-ordinate international action to protect refugees and resolve refugee problems worldwide. Its primary purpose is to safeguard the rights and well-being of refugees. It strives to ensure that everyone can exercise the right to seek asylum and find safe refuge in another State, with the option to return home voluntarily, integrate locally or to resettle in a third country. It also has a mandate to help stateless people.

Acronym: 
UNHCR
Organisation Type: 
UN Agency
Founding Year: 
1950
Country of Origin: 
LB
Intervention Sector(s): 
Health
Human Rights & Protection
Refugees
Contact person's position: 
HR
Contact person's email: 
Contact person's phone number: 
N/A
Address: 
Dr. Philippe Hitti Street P.O.Box: 11-7332
Beirut , Beirut
Lebanon
Phone: +9611849201
Fax: +9611849201
Beirut LB
City: 
Beirut
Street: 
Dr. Philippe Hitti Street
Additional: 
P.O.Box: 11-7332
Phone: 
+9611849201
Fax: 
+9611849201
Contact person's name: 
None
Partnerships: 
N/A

Calls

Call

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), in Beirut, invites well established and experienced service providers duly registered and licensed with the government of Lebanon to provide custom clearance and inland transportation service for the establishment of Frame Agreement(s) for two (2) years period with possibility of extension for another one (1) year for UNHCR Lebanon.

Tuesday, 18 May 2021
To event remaining 36 days
Call

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), on behalf of UNHCR, UNFPA, UNICEF, UNRWA, WHO, WFP, RI, IMC, IOM, MSF and OCHA, in Lebanon, invites authorized, qualified and experienced local companies to make a firm offer for the establishment of a frame agreement(s) for the supply and delivery of Medical items

Thursday, 8 April 2021
Expired

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Jobs

Job

Community-based protection (CBP) empowers communities to obtain their rights in safety and dignity. It is a process that engages refugees of different ages and backgrounds in all stages of the programme cycle.

Sunday, 25 April 2021
Job

Ten years into the Syria crisis, Lebanon remains the country hosting the largest number of refugees per capita, with 865,531 registered Syrian refugees as of 30 Dec 2020, and around 20,000 refugees of Iraqi, Sudanese, Ethiopian and other origins, in addition to the Palestine refugees under UNRWA¿s mandate.

Tuesday, 6 April 2021
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