World Refugee Day 

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About World Refugee Day 

How long until World Refugee Day  ?
This holiday next takes place in 240 days.
Dates of World Refugee Day 
2022 United Nations Monday, June 20thWorld Refugee Day 
2021 United Nations Sunday, June 20thWorld Refugee Day 
2020 United Nations Saturday, June 20thWorld Refugee Day 
2019 United Nations Thursday, June 20thWorld Refugee Day 
Summary
Find out the dates, history and traditions of World Refugee Day 

The World Refugee Day is observed on June 20 every year. It was first recognized by the United Nations (UN). This event marks the courage, strength and determination of all the men, women and children who were forced to flee from their homeland under threat of conflict and violence. People honor the courage of millions of refugees across the world on this day.

Organizations such as Amnesty International and the International Rescue Committee (IRC) get involved actively in the various activities of the day.

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