The total number of people forcibly displaced from their homes worldwide reached 51 million in 2013. Here’s how the UN and IKEA are teaming up to help the refugee crisis.
U.N. Reports Sharp Increase in Refugees as Civil Wars Cripple Nations
“In Central African Republic, they ran from home and slept under the trees. In Colombia, they dared not return to their villages. From Syria, they fled by the hundreds of thousands, escaping barrel bombs and summary executions.”
UN agency, IKEA campaign to brighten lives of thousands of refugees
“A global campaign launched by the big-box retailer Ikea has raised millions of dollars to help the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) in its efforts to provide refugees with renewable energy devices and educational opportunities, the agency announced today.”
Where Are the Millions of Syrian Refugees Going?
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