Posted by: APO | 20 June 2016

With 1 human in every 113 affected, forced displacement hits record high

Conflict and persecution caused global forced displacement to escalate sharply in 2015 reaching the highest level ever recorded and representing immense human suffering, according to a report released today by UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. UNHCR’s annual Global Trends report, which tracks forced displacement worldwide based on data from governments, partners including the Internal Displacement Monitoring… Read more on http://africa-newsroom.com/press/with-1-human-in-every-113-affected-forced-displacement-hits-record-high?lang=en


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