Ways to help ongoing migrant crisis

Story highlights

  • UNHCR reports at least 3,800 refugees and migrants have died this year crossing the Mediterranean Sea
  • Organizations like the UNHCR and Save the Children have taken action to help


Data from the UNHCR, the United Nations refugee agency, says that more than 120,000 migrants and refugees crossed the Mediterranean Sea seeking a new life and more than 400 have died or gone missing so far in 2016.
"We can now confirm that at least 3,800 people have died, making 2016 the deadliest ever," William Spindler, a spokesman for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, wrote on Twitter.
    Although over 1 million survived in 2015, the journey into Europe remains dangerous and deadly. Along with supporting the UN Refugee Agency, CNN Impact Your World has gathered ways you can help.