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Who really shoulders the bulk of responsibility for refugees and asylum seekers?
Worldwide, more than 65 million people have fled conflict, violence and persecution. Millions more are driven from their homes by disasters, drought and inequality. This paper tells the stories of some of those millions of people.
The six wealthiest nations host less than nine percent of the world’s refugees while poorer countries shoulder most of the responsibility.