The Refugee Crisis Reading Log

What does the word "refugee" mean?

Refugee: a person who has been forced to leave their country in order to escape war, persecution, or natural disaster. (From French word - to flee)

1) Define each of these words: - Asylum, Internally displaced, Refugee, Persecution

2) What are the top three countries that refugees come from?

3) How many children are displaced without their parents?

4) With such a large number or people being displaced around the world (approx 63 million!) why is it important that we focus on individual stories?

So why should we care?

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