Russian Federation

 

Operation: Opération: Russian Federation

Location

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Key Figures

2021 planning figures
3,550 people of concern to access free legal aid to access legal status documentation, medical care, livelihoods, permanent residency and naturalization
300 stories on UNHCR operations globally to be published in the Russian media
250 people of concern obtain legal advice for accessing work opportunities
50 families with school-aged children who are out of school to be identified and provided with legal aid to enroll their children
2019 year-end results
100% of vulnerable people of concern identified for resettlement were submitted for resettlement
70% of people of concern had access to primary health care
65% of people of concern had access to status determination procedures
55% of people of concern obtained favorable outcomes in naturalization procedures
5,700 individuals benefitted from over 20,400 legal consultations with UNHCR and partners

People of Concern Personnes relevant de la compétence du HCR

27%
Decrease in
2019
2019 112,109
2018 154,489
2017 210,389

 

[["Refugees",42433],["Asylum-seekers",1462],["Returned refugees",5],["Stateless",68209]]
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Year-end Overview

Plan Overview

Operational environment

In 2021, UNHCR does not anticipate major changes to the number of people of concern in the Russian Federation. UNHCR will continue to engage with traditional government and non-government partners, while seeking to expand its partnerships with new actors within the framework of the Global Compact on Refugees.
 
UNHCR will develop its awareness-raising activities on the plight of refugees and reinforce national and international partnership. It will continue to advocate and support the access of asylum-seekers and refugees to asylum, livelihood and durable solutions within the Russian Federation by working with relevant actors and providing free legal assistance and targeted social support to persons with specific needs. UNHCR will also continue to advocate and support free legal assistance for stateless persons seeking to regularize their status. 

Key priorities  

In 2021, UNHCR will focus on: 
  • Maintaining its dialogue with relevant Government partners to increase support for UNHCR’s objectives and activities within the Russian Federation and globally.
  • Developing its awareness-raising activities with civil society and the private sector.
  • Expanding its dialogue with education, employment and other relevant actors to improve the access of asylum-seekers and refugees to social rights and benefits, thus increasing their possibilities for self-reliance and local integration.
  • Extending its dialogue with legal actors to support access of asylum-seekers and refugees to asylum procedures, livelihood and durable solutions, and expand its free legal aid networks.
  • Building on the Government’s best practices observed in 2020, increase UNHCR’s advocacy and dialogue on legislative developments to further reduce and prevent statelessness, facilitate naturalization of former refugees and maintain its free legal assistance to targeted stateless persons.
Latest contributions
  • 31-MAR-2021
    Switzerland

    private donors

    $130,294
  • Spain

    private donors

    $9,357,342
  • 30-MAR-2021
    Malaysia

    private donors

    $336,225
  • France
    $1,151,802
  • Greece

    private donors

    $134,128
  • Republic of Korea

    private donors

    $8,056,152
  • Mexico

    private donors

    $88,907
  • Canada
    $6,592,534
  • Philippines

    private donors

    $206,744
  • Thailand

    private donors

    $501,976
  • China

    private donors

    $791,368
  • Canada

    private donors

    $524,313
  • Netherlands

    private donors

    $343,918
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

    private donors

    $194,187
  • Brazil

    private donors

    $288,953
  • Italy

    private donors

    $1,756,315
  • 26-MAR-2021
    Spain
    $101,555
  • 25-MAR-2021
    Canada
    $32,009,530
  • 24-MAR-2021
    Philippines
    $100,000
  • 23-MAR-2021
    United Arab Emirates

    private donors

    $110,708