Unfortunately, wars are still a reality today. The recent war in Syria determined a massive wave of Syrian refugees and African immigrants to take the northern route to Europe. Oftentimes, this was being done at great risk for life by crossing the Mediterranean on inflatable boats. According to the UN Refugee Agency, in 2017, 1 in 49 people that tried to cross the Mediterranean, died or went missing, however this statistic got as high as 1 in 31 during January-July of 2018. Essays on refugees may analyze this or other crises reflecting on their causes and solutions, on refugees’ quality of life, etc. Explore the essay samples below for more topics and for models of properly written papers.