World Refugee Day
Six essential objects for refugee women and girls
Date : 18 June 2018
Today, 50 per cent of refugees uprooted from their homes from conflict, persecution or natural disasters are women and girls. This translates to more than 11 million refugee women and girls. During times of crisis, their specific needs and voices are often neglected. Below are just some of the objects that give women and girls agency and secure their health, dignity and rights.
The story does not end here. How will you help? Share the graphics below to raise awareness or donate to UN Women to lift the lives of women and girls everywhere.