World Refugee Day - June 20
World Refugee Day is observed every year on June 20 to respect and honor the courage and resilience of refugees across the world. The United Nations observes this day to honor the refugees who have been forced outside of their homes.
According to the latest UNHCR report on forced displacement, Turkey currently hosts 3.6 million refugees, the largest by a single country.
Did you Know
The theme for World Refugee Day 2021 is 'Together we heal, learn and shine'.