2019 NANSEN REFUGEE AWARD NOMINATIONS

31 January 2019

The UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award is awarded annually by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) to an individual, group, or organization in recognition of outstanding service to the cause of refugees, displaced or stateless people.

UNHCR are searching for heroes supporting refugees, internally displaced and stateless people.  The winner will receive USD 150,000 to invest in their humanitarian work. Four regional finalists will also be selected and honored.

 

Nominate them before 8 February 2019 here.

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