The UNHCR in Yemen is proud that Society for Humanitarian Solidarity wins the Nansen Refugee Award in 2011, that for their great services they provide to refugees escaped from violence, drought and poverty and who arrived to Yemeni shores in miserable circumstances .
The great effort of SHS received in the eyes of society all appreciation and we hope to see this local society an international society so that all can benefited from its experience.
Bashir Ahmed Khan Head of UNHCR Sub-Office - Aden
Thousands of refugees owe their survival to the people working for the Society for Humanitarian Solidarity with their complete dedication to the service of mankind deserves this global recognition and support.
António Guterres UN High Commissioner for Refugees
The staff of SHS often risk their own lives to save new arrivals from refugees and do extraordinary effort to save them and buried the refugees who did not make so thanks to SHS.
Angelina Jolie Goodwill Ambassador of the United Nations for Refugees (UNHCR)