36 Million Refugees Worldwide

//36 Million Refugees Worldwide

36 Million Refugees Worldwide

Refugees in Tanzania

Refugee children in Tanzania at a facility run by the International Rescue Committee; Photo by Donna Morris for the IRC


There are 36 million refugees who live in camps worldwide. Half of them are children.


 
Today is World Refugee Day, and we stand in solidarity, but also in action.

Here are a variety of ways you make a difference in the lives of those who are forced to flee their homelands due to persecution, conflict or violence: “12 Actions for World Refugee Day.”

By | 2016-12-03T07:43:30+00:00 June 20th, 2011|Inspiration|0 Comments

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