World Refugee Day

Question: When is the World Refugee Day celebrated?
(a) 18th June
(b) 19th June
(c) 20th June
(d) 21st June
Answer: (c)
Related facts:

  • World Refugee Day is celebrated on 20th June every year.
  • 2019 Theme of this day is: #StepWithRefugees — Take A Step on World Refugee Day.
  • United Nations 1951 Refugee Convention defines refugee as someone who fled his or her home and country owing to “a well-founded fear of persecution because of his/her race, religion, nationality, membership in a particular social group, or political opinion.

Links:
https://www.un.org/en/sections/observances/why-do-we-mark-international-days/
https://www.un.org/en/events/refugeeday/

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