World Refugee Day 2019
Date posted: June 20, 2019
Today is World Refugee Day!
Did you know:
- There are nearly 25.9 million refugees in the world.
- Over half of the refugees are under the age of 18.
- Nearly 1 person is forcibly displaced every two seconds as a result of conflict or persecution.
To learn more about refugees who are arriving in British Columbia, visit the BC Refugee Hub.