Today, November 10, 2008, is one of those days where many bloggers have chosen to unite together and blog about refugees that have been separated from their families.
According to the 1951 Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees, a refugee is a person who owing to a well-founded fear of being persecuted for reasons of race, religion, nationality, membership of a particular social group, or political opinion, is outside the country of their nationality, and is unable to or, owing to such fear, is unwilling to avail him/herself of the protection of that country.
Come Join in the Cause
UK Refugee Services
Lutheran Refugee Services
Aotearoa-New Zealand Refugee Services United States
Committee for Refugees and Immigrant Children
Church World Service Immigrant & Refugee Program
Women's Commission for Refugee Women & Children