Lesson Series 27: Rights of Refugees

The Issue

It is important to understand the plight of refugees and the struggles and issues that they face, starting with why they flee in the first place. By examining some recent cases in Asian countries, it is also possible to delve into some issues faced by the hosting countries, as well as examine how to help the refugees.

The Lessons

Lesson 1: Why do people flee?

Lesson 2: Refugees in Asia

Lesson 3: Refugees in hosting countries

Lesson 4: Helping the refugees

Lesson 5: Who is a refugee – definitions and statistics