Refugee Week 14th – 20th June 2021

With Refugee Week taking place in June, a few facts and figures about refugees feels timely.  The following information has been provided by the Refugee Council, and much more can be found on their website: (

The truth about asylum

The same old myths and scare stories about refugees and people seeking asylum are peddled again and again.  However, if you take a look at the facts and figures below – how often are these accurately reported in the news or on social media?  Help spread the truth about refugees and asylum seekers.

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