Learn about
the global refugee crisis

MORE THAN 68 MILLION PEOPLE ACROSS THE GLOBE HAVE FLED FROM THEIR HOMES.
 
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Map of Select Current Refugee Crises
Our humanitarian partner, the International Rescue Committee, is responding to conflict and crisis in over 40 countries around the world. Here are just a few that are making headlines today.
Click and hold down your mouse on each circle to read more.

Information provided by the International Rescue Committee

 
 
 

Breakdown of displaced people (in millions out of over 68 million)

 
 
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With each higher level of school, less refugees are enrolled in classes.

The break down of enrollment rates among refugees is:
61% of primary-aged children,
23% of secondary-aged youth,
and just 1% at the tertiary level.

UNHCR
 

Enrollment rates among refugees (by percentage)

 
 
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All statistics provided by UNHCR.
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