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World Refugee Year.

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

World Refugee Year.

by Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

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Published by United Nations, Office of Public Information in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World Refugee Year, 1959-1960,
  • Political refugees.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesWRY/INF/ -- 1-49
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV640 U55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination49 pts. in 1.
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14676539M

    Refugee population by country or territory of asylum Data before are from United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Statistics Database, Statistical Yearbook and data files, complemented by statistics on Palestinian refugees under the . Refworld is the leading source of information necessary for taking quality decisions on refugee status. Refworld contains a vast collection of reports relating to situations in countries of origin, policy documents and positions, and documents relating to international and national legal frameworks. The information has been carefully selected and compiled from UNHCR's global network of field.

      June 20th is World Refugee Day, a day to commemorate the "strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees" worldwide and show support for people who have been observance of Author: Melissa Ragsdale. Of course, refugees need more than physical assistance. Many of them suffer from trauma, so they also need comfort and hope. Jehovah’s Witnesses in central Europe are endeavoring to fill those needs by listening to the refugees and by sharing consoling thoughts from the Bible with them.

      World Refugee Day Tuesday, June 20th marks a day in which we honor the strength, courage, spirit, and resilience of millions of refugees. By raising awareness about the injustices against migrants and asylum seekers, we encourage people to think about the lives of refugees 5/5(2). World Refugee Day is usually marked on J but whenever you choose to celebrate and remember, we hope these resources can be useful to you. Celebrate and remember refugees this World Refugee Day (June 20) or any time this summer with your church using the World Refugee Day toolkit.


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