World Refugee Day

“There are a lot of innocent people who are refugees, and given the opportunity, [they] would give back 100 times more than what was given to them.”
Now you can easily and safely provide emergency shelter to someone in need through AirBnB. Refugees Welcome was launched
Too many never make it. In 2016, it’s estimated that over 5,000 people died crossing the Mediterranean, highlighting the
June 20th is World Refugee Day. Currently, the population of displaced people in the world is the highest in modern history. How did we get here?
The All Dulles area Muslim Society Center held an event on June 20, 2016 to mark World Refugee Day. John Kerry and Angelina Jolie were guests on this occasion. Jolie spoke to an enthusiastic audience of ADAMS community members.
The wave of displacement is just the start of a far larger disruption of the area's population anticipated as fighting continues
It is unfortunate that we even have to mark a day of people being displaced from their original places of residence. But
'The Jungle' is the infamous nickname given to the transient refugee settlement in Calais, France. This makeshift slum-labyrinth is one of the biggest migrant camps in Europe and has been 'home' to an estimated 6,000 people from all over the Middle East and Northern Africa who have fled their war-torn countries and hope to make it to the UK and apply for asylum there.
Nonprofits will able to apply for financial aid for participating refugees.