Briefing papers September 2015
There are nearly 60 million refugees and displaced people in the world. Most have been displaced for years.
ODI – But myths and misconceptions remain about the length of displacement, where people are displaced from and how best to help them survive.
Here are 10 things to know about refugees and displacement. These graphics are based on findings from ‘Protracted displacement: uncertain paths to self-reliance in exile’, available at www.odi.org/hpg/protracted-displacement.