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: (https://www.refugeecouncil.org.uk/)
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.