World Refugee Day: 20 June

On World Refugee Day is held every year on 20th June to commemorate the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees. The theme for World Refugee Day 2018 is ‘Now More Than Ever, We Need to Stand with Refugees’.

This year, World Refugee Day also marks a key moment for the public to show support for families forced to flee. 
Source- The United Nations

Static/Current Takeaways Important for SBI PO/Clerk Exam 2018-
  • World Refugee Day was established by the United Nations on December 4, 2000.
  • António Guterres is the Secretary-General of the United States.
  • The UN Headquarters in New York, United States.