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UNHCR Global Trends 2021 - media page

UNHCR Global Trends 2021 - media page

Global Trends: Forced Displacement in 2021

At the end of 2021, 89.3 million individuals worldwide were forcibly displaced as a result of persecution, conflict, violence, human rights violations or events seriously disturbing public order.
Ethiopia. Dire needs for displaced Ethiopians in the Somali region as droughts continue
Global Trends

UNHCR's annual Global Trends report presents data and analysis on the plight of all forcibly displaced people throughout the world.

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World Refugee Day

June 20 is World Refugee Day. This year, we celebrate the fact that everyone has a right to seek safety – whoever they are, wherever they come from and whenever they are forced to flee.