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Message in a Book: People Forced to Flee

Explore the issues behind the refugee crisis
Children and their parents at Zaatari Refugee Camp, Jordan, participating in World Refugee Day activities last year.

In 2015 over 65 million people were forced to leave their homes, fleeing terrifying conflict and violence.

Use this creative resource to stimulate debate and develop learners' knowledge of the crisis. Learners are given the opportunity to write powerful letters in solidarity with refugees and organise a book collection to raise vital funds for Oxfam's work.

Download to raise awareness, project learners' voices and Stand as One.

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This is an Oxfam School Groups resource designed to help young people develop their skills and the confidence to make their voices heard. Find out more about starting an Oxfam School Group.