United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (1950; Geneva; 17k staff; unhcr.org)

The UN Agency is a “global organization dedicated to saving lives, protecting rights and building a better future for refugees, other forcibly displaced communities and stateless people.” They work in 130 countries, “protecting millions of people and delivering life-saving assistance” to “refugees, returnees, stateless people, the internally displaced and asylum-seekers.”

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Leadership: Filippo Grandi (High Commissioner)
Budget: $9.15b (2021)