June 20,every year World Refugee Day is celebrated globally. It has been celebrated in many countries. Every year on this day united nations,united nations refugee agency host refugee events to draw the public attention for a millions of refugees who leave their homes just to contribute the society. The main goal of celebrating this day ts to increase the public awareness towards common public by sharing refugee life stories. Refugees are the assets of the country. They are provided safety and living materials by the government. 55% of the refugees are coming from the Afghanistan, Iraq, Somalia, Syria and Sudan.
How this day is celebrated?
World refugee day is celebrated with the different activities to increase the importance on refugee.some of the activities are below.
- Refugees stories are screened as a movie to show the lifestyles of refugee.
- Activities of awareness carried out by the workers and celebrities.
- Requesting to the government organizations for a better management of the seekers.
- The community or society are encouraged to participate in the event celebration of world refugee day through the social media.
“I’ve met so many who have lost so much. But they never lose their dreams for their children or their desire to better our world. They ask for little in return – only our support in their time of greatest need” — UN Secretary-General, António Guterres.