To make good decisions, it is important to hear from a range of perspectives.
A perspective is a point of view on something. People will think and believe different things based on who they are, where they are and what they have experienced.
Here are two perspectives on the topic of refugees:
These people are skilled, they are hardworking and they share new ideas and cultures.An expert on the benefits of hosting refugees in a country
There are already too many people in this country that need help without adding more. Why are we helping refugees if we can’t help our own people?A person who is worried about too many refugees coming to their country
Imagine you are someone who works in your country's government and you are deciding what to do about a refugee crisis.
Which THREE perspectives do you think it is really important to hear from? Why?
If you're not sure, you might want to pick some of the people/organisations from this list
- People from your own country
- Other governments
- Someone else?