How many refugees have fled their homes?
In December 2020, it was estimated that 82.4 million people worldwide were living away from their homes because they had been forced out.
The refugee crisis in Ukraine could create more than 4 million additional refugees
In this activity, you will explore news about how different countries have responded to the refugee crisis in Ukraine. You might have already done this in class.
Play the Responses video below and press pause to think about the question on the screen.
Pick one of the following questions and answer it below. Try to summarise your opinion in no more than FIVE sentences.
- Is America's response enough?
- Who should decide what help a country offers refugees - the government or the public?
- Is it responsible for a country to offer to help so many refugees - yes or no?