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For teachers - ages 9-11 Geography: Activity Sheet: Flight and Asylum

Teaching Tools, 5 April 2007

  • What is the name of the region that you are now learning about?

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  • Name the countries found in this region

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  • a) What has been happening in these countries to make the people flee their home countries?

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  • b) What is the name given to countries that give shelter to refugees?

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  • For each country which has generated refugees, fill in the following table:


    Country of origin Reasons for flight Country of asylum


















  • Some countries have produced refugees as well as given shelter to refugees from other countries. Name these countries.

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