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Refugee resettlement numbers yet to recover amid pandemic

India News | 05/08/2021 08:49 PM | Click to read full article

The number of refugees given shelter in safe host countries plunged last year because of pandemic border restrictions, which continue to hamper the resettlement of vulnerable people.

World Bank report, the socio-economic impact of COVID-19 has affected almost every aspect of the lives of refugees and other forcibly displaced people, particularly those living outside camps.