Did you know…
The world is facing the largest refugee crisis in history?
An unprecedented 65.6 million people around the world have been forced from home. Among them are nearly 22.5 million refugees, over half of whom are under the age of 18. [UNHCR current figures]
Children born in transition often become stateless which can result in a life-time loss of rights such as education, freedom of movement, and even marriage.
Oregon receives an average of 1100 refugees a year.
Refugees are given 8 months to “land on their feet”.
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