World Refugee Day 2013/Do you know K’naan?

K’naan, a Somali-Canadian artist & philanthropist, rose to fame when his song ‘Waving Flag’ was chosen as the Coca-Cola anthem for the 2012 FIFA world cup. Considering the fact that the young artist learned English on his own; His lyrics and voice are burdened by the struggles of the Somali crisis, carrying the message through his conscious rapping and protest poetry.

This post is in honor of World Refugee Day which took place on June 20th.

Contact the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)  to see how, with simple steps, you too can help refugees from all around the world.


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