Metro Group is one of the largest trading companies in the world, with its headquarters in Duesseldorf, Germany. Nearly 300,000 of its employees of 150 nationalities work in over 2,100 stores in 32 countries in Europe, Africa and Asia. 

In June 2011, METRO supplied food items for the celebration of the Refugee Day, organized by UNHCR and the integration center ROKADA in Kyiv. Products have been used by the refugee women to prepare national dishes, which were served during the celebration and were highly praised by the visitors and participants. UNHCR expresses its sincere gratitude to METRO for its support and looks forward to the fruitful cooperation in the future.