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Why it's time to bring refugees out of the statistical shadows

Some of the world's most vulnerable people are invisible to policy-makers. Image: UN Photo/David Ohana

Björn Gillsäter

Head, World Bank-UNHCR Joint Data Center on Forced Displacement


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UNHCR figures suggest a continuing upward trend for forcibly displaced people worldwide. Image: UNHCR/Statista
Where most displaced people came from in 2020. Image: UNHCR/Statista

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