50 Million Children Were Forcibly Displaced From Their Home: UN Report


50 million children were forcibly displaced from their home: UN report

(Pakistan Point News – 7th September, 2016) : The United Nations stated in its report that almost 50 million children throughout the world have been forcibly displaced from their home countries by war, violence or persecution. According to UNICEF report, 28 million of those were displaced by violence and conflicts include 10 million child refugees. According to the report, 1 million asylum seekers whose refugee status is pending and approximately 17 million children were displaced within their own countries.