Friday, February 12, 2010

Out of sight, out of mind

The number of displaced persons around the world has consistently risen sharply in the last 10 years. The number is doubling every seven or eight years and this upward trend shows no signs of decreasing. Currently, around 37 million are uprooted people in the world, forced to leave their homes and seek shelter elsewhere, usually because of war, economic or natural disasters. Of these, more than 22 million are internally displaced within their country and are approximately 15 million refugees,Who fled to another country. Population movements require support greater relief. Camps can house more than 200,000 people - with many non-governmental organizations are working together - or may be smaller, the placement 20-30000 people, in which case they are) are often managed by one or two organizations (such as the Federation. More than 15 years after, the main message of this film is still relevant: "Our main task is to go further funds for the benefit of the people whomost need it! "More information: Year: 1993 Duration: 15 minutes 58 seconds

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