How to Help Refugees in the Middle East

For more information on how to help, contact these organizations.

ByABC NEWS
December 17, 2015, 12:53 PM

— -- ABC News "20/20" followed a group of Iraqi Christian refugees fleeing ISIS attacks in their homeland as they made their journey from their camp in Erbil, Iraq, to Slovakia to start a new life. The people who sought refuge in Erbil came from Syria and Iraq, escaping violence and persecution. They are a multi-ethnic, socially diverse and multi-religious group.

For more information on how to help refugees, contact these organizations:

The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR): http://www.unhcr.org/cgi-bin/texis/vtx/home

Children’s Rights & Emergency Relief Organization (UNICEF): http://www.unicef.org/

United Nations Development Program (UNDP): http://www.undp.org/

Save the Children: http://www.savethechildren.org/

Mercury One: The Nazarene Fund: http://www.mercuryone.org/

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