Appalling figures shock the world on World Refugee Day
UN marks World Refugee Day each year on 20 June. But this year the day has brought along with it some really disturbing figures. Over 70 million people have been displaced all over the world as a result of war among other reasons. These figures are an additional 2 million from last year.
These figures have been disclosed by the UNHCR (UN High Commissioner for Refugees). Moreover, the report said that 70.8 million people stand displaced at the end of 2018.
World Refugee Day figures – 70 million refugees displaced
Celebrities and organizations around the world are fighting for the cause. They are trying to cut down these figures and create a better world.
Solidarity and hope are a way of refugees all over the world. So, let’s lend a helping hand instead of turning our backs to those in need.