Africa and Middle East Refugee Assistance
AMERA Egypt is the leading refugee rights NGO in Egypt, with programs integrating psychosocial assistance, community outreach and legal aid in front of UN bodies and Egyptian government authorities. Our Egypt office serves more than 1000 refugees each year and involves the efforts of more than 20 staff and 30-40 interns and interpreters. We are one of the leading organisations providing legal aid to asylum seekers undergoing refugee status determination with UNHCR, and we have specialized teams dealing with unaccompanied minors and survivors of sexual and gender-based violence.
AMERA Egypt is formally an overseas office of AMERA-UK, a UK registered charity.