UNHCR annual “Global Trends Report”

The UN Refugee agency (UNHCR) released annual “Global Trends Report” which shows that 68.5 million people were displaced at the end of 2017. Over 16 million people were newly displaced during the course of the year. This is a tremendous number of people leaving their home every day, which means that 44 500 persons are forced to leave their home every day or, in other words, every two seconds one person loses his/ her home.

The report and more information is available here