All over the world people have joined a global movement, in solidarity with families forced to flee their homes. You can still join this virtual challenge and help cover the distance refugees cover to reach safety, in a way that is safe to exercise. 

Step with refugees

You can join this truly global effort, whether you’re a walker, a jogger or a passionate athlete, and make every step count for refugees. You can log distances outside or through steps at home, however you feel safe. Sign up today and feel the extra motivation! 

Joining the movement

There are three easy ways to get involved.

1. Fitness Apps

Through Fitbit, Strava or GoogleFit you can join the movement by following a few simple steps. Then your kilometres will continue to add automatically and we’ll keep you informed of the difference you are making.

2. Add manually

You can set yourself a target and then add kilometres manually, straight onto the website, up to a maximum of 50km per entry.

Add manually

3. Make a donation

Please donate today to ensure that UNHCR is there to meet and protect even more refugee families who so desperately need our support.


The stories behind the kilometres

Families forced to flee violence and persecution make extraordinary efforts to survive. Discover the perilous journeys they’ve taken, the challenges they’ve overcome and the extraordinary work of UNHCR field staff.

Add your kilometres to the global total
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