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How Much Do You Know About Refugees? Take This Quiz.

2000 Pulitzer Prize, Feature Photography of refugees fleeing from Serbia into Albania and Macedonia. Carol Guzy, Lucian Perkins and Michael Williamson.
Image via Flickr/Cliff

The world was shocked when UNICEF released its 2016 report on refugees. That’s because the report found that over 50 million refugees, close to 50% of them worldwide, are children. The number underlined how little we know about the real impact of dislocation.

Read More: Half of All Migrants Are Children, And Other Startling Facts About Refugees

How old is the average refugee? Which countries are impacted by them, and how?  Can taking in refugees actually help an economy? These are all questions that help to humanize and educate the world about the ongoing refugee crisis. And, in this case, it’s true that understanding the nature of refugee migration is the first step towards ending it.

In the spirit of education, Concern Worldwide has designed a quiz to test your knowledge. Give it a try and see if you’ve got the facts straight.