Worlds poorest nations are hosting 80% of refugees, UN report says

20th June 2011, Comments 0 comments GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - The numbers alone are daunting: 43.7 million displaced persons worldwide, of which 15.4m are refugees, 27.5m are internally displaced refugees and nearly 850,000 are asylum seekers, with one-fifth of asylum seekers in South Africa alone. The world’s 49 least developed countries hosted some 2 million refugees last year. Just under 100,000 refugees [...]

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