Forced Displacement: Refugees, Asylum-seekers and Internally Displaced People (IDPs) / Forced Displacement: Refugees, Asylum-seekers and Internally Displaced People (IDPs)

Date: 8 November 2018

Author/s: European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations ;

Abstract (Original Language):

Each year millions of people are forced to leave their homes and seek refuge from conflicts, violence, human rights violations, persecution, and natural disasters. The number of forcibly displaced people continued to rise throughout 2017, calling for increased humanitarian assistance worldwide. Up to 85% of the forcibly displaced find refuge in low- and middle-income countries.

Country of Interest: Turkey Syria Jordan Thailand Greece Bangladesh

Type: News/Press reeases

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