Of this number 21.3 million are classified as refugees, those who have been forced to leave their country because of persecution, war or natural disaster.
Those who are displaced within their own countries are classified as Internally Displaced Persons (IDP).
They fall into the live trio setting on "The Sleep Of The Innocent," a serene ballad where guitarist Zimmerman is given ample room to stretch out.
This solemn mood is continued on "Invisible," again performed with the trio floating into the void.
In many cases IDPs are even worse off, as they are often trapped in war zones and cannot receive aid or protection from international organizations.
The reasons for this record number of forcibly displaced people are that intractable conflicts like Afghanistan have been ongoing for many years, more recent destructive conflicts, such as the war in Syria, are happening with greater frequency, and solutions for these increasing numbers have not kept pace with the flow of refugees.
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