"The whole earth is one home."
Refugees are people just like you and me who are trying to find a safe place to call home. You might have a house, food and family but a lot of people in the world are faced with violence, persecution and war every day. Refugees leave their home to try and find a safer place for their families.
It's important to educate yourself and read books about this issue so you can address the problems that force people to leave their homes, like war, famine, and disease. You can find a list of books here.
You can fill out a journal sheet which will help you think about these things.
You might think about studying things at school that will help solve this problem - like law, social work, human rights, the environment, psychology, and education.
Kiva gives microloans to people in need. By lending as little as $25, you can help people around the world create opportunity for themselves and their communities. You can learn more about it here.