36 Million Refugees Worldwide 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 Cara Davis|2016-12-03T07:43:30-05:00June 20th, 2011|Inspiration|0 Comments Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterRedditLinkedInTumblrPinterestVkEmail About the Author: Cara Davis Cara (@carandavis) is the online editor for Help-Portrait and lives in Nashville, TN. Related Posts Help-Portrait Celebrates ‘Mom’ Help-Portrait Celebrates ‘Mom’ Painting for Peace Painting for Peace Cardboard Cut-Out Hearts and Beaming Smiles [Portugal] Gallery Cardboard Cut-Out Hearts and Beaming Smiles [Portugal] It Takes so Little to Make a Person Feel Loved [New York City] Gallery It Takes so Little to Make a Person Feel Loved [New York City] Capturing Love on Camera [Gurnee, Illinois] Gallery Capturing Love on Camera [Gurnee, Illinois] Leave A Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.