COVID-19 Special Section

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.


Press Release

WRC calls on European countries to urgently aid refugees in Greece affected by the destruction of the overcrowded migrant camp of Moria, Lesbos, after massive fires broke out, Executive Director Sarah Costa says.


Spread the Word

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.


WRC in the News

In ReliefWeb, WRC shares our latest update on how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted displaced persons with disabilities.


Advancing gender equality and promoting resilience across humanitarian response can transform the lives of refugee women, children, and youth.


Gender Equality

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.

Resilience-Based Approaches

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.

Measurement and Learning

Our system of internal accountability at WRC measures our successes and challenges in achieving our strategic priorities of gender equality and resilience-based approaches.