Watch WRC's 2021 Voices of Courage event, held LIVE on April 29, 2021, featuring our 2021 VOC honorees, special guest Emmylou Harris, and a musical performance by Jackson Browne. The event, which you can replay, is free and open to all.WATCH
As an organization focused on the rights of refugee women, children, and youth, WRC urges the Biden administration to take immediate steps in its first 100 days to re-establish US leadership on humanitarian and human rights issues.LEARN MORE
COVID-19 has upended the lives of people globally. View our special section as WRC actively assesses the effects the novel coronavirus is having on refugee women, children, and youth.READ MORE
Toll-free phone numbers are available for families separated by the US government between July 2017 and June 2018 to reach a Steering Committee conducting outreach to locate families and provide them with additional information.READ MORE
Advancing gender equality and promoting resilience across humanitarian response can transform the lives of refugee women, children, and youth.LEARN MORE
The Women's Refugee Commission advocates for gender equality across humanitarian response to ensure equal access and opportunity for all, increase dignity and well-being, and promote long-term self-reliance.
We advocate for approaches in humanitarian response that build the resilience of refugee women, children, and youth by strengthening and investing in their assets, skills, and capacities.
Our system of internal accountability at WRC measures our successes and challenges in achieving our strategic priorities of gender equality and resilience-based approaches.