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UNHCR | Earthquake in Afghanistan

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Afghanistan earthquake emergency
The people of Afghanistan are in the grip of one of the world’s worst crises.  

The newest wave of conflict – the latest in 40 years – forced over 700,000 people from their homes in 2021. Natural disasters like earthquakes are shattering already devastated communities. 

You can help Afghans survive this emergency.  

Many displaced families lack sturdy shelters, basic items such as sleeping mats and blankets, and are in need of cash assistance to buy food and medicine. UNHCR spokesperson Peter Kessler says that “nearly 23 million people—that is 55% of the population—are facing extreme levels of hunger, and nearly nine million of them are at risk of famine.”   

Your support is urgently needed. 

Your donation can provide people displaced inside Afghanistan with life-saving aid, as well as other emergency support throughout the year for refugees forced to flee to neighbouring countries. Give today to protect these families who so desperately need your help.   

Please donate now.

$280

is enough to provide cash assistance to a displaced family in Afghanistan, to help them to buy heating fuel and warm winter clothes

$150

can provide a tent insulation kit to help keep a family warm in their shelter 

$33

can provide blankets to a whole family displaced within Afghanistan

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Afghanistan earthquake emergency

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About UNHCR

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is a global organisation dedicated to saving lives, protecting rights and building a better future for refugees, forcibly displaced communities and stateless people.

We work to ensure that everybody has the right to seek asylum and find safe refuge, having fled violence, persecution, war or disaster at home.

UNHCR staff work as closely as possible with and for people forced to flee, with 90% of our workforce based in field locations.
 

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