World Refugee Day 2016

On June 20 each year, the world commemorates the strength, courage, and resilience of millions of refugees. UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, believes now is the time to show world leaders that the global public stands #WithRefugees. To do this, UNHCR launched #WithRefugees petition in June to send a message to governments that they must work together and do their fair share for refugees. 

 

 
 
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Shpend Bërbatovci interviewing Mr. Muharrem Ibrahimi, a newly returned Internally Displaced Person in Gjakovë/Ɖakovica. ©UNMIK Photo: Shpend Halili

 

Returnee site in Gjakovë/Ɖakovica. ©UNMIK Photo: Shpend Bërbatovci

 

 

 

 Narassima Rao, Head of UNHCR Office in Kosovo ©UNMIK Photo: Shpend Berbatovci

 

 

Bashkim Kurti, coordinator for the Rights of Communities and Integration in Gjakovë/Ɖakovica Municipality. ©UNMIK Photo: Shpend Berbatovci
 

 

Armend Vokshi, the Head of General Administration works closely with the RAE community to improve their living conditions in Gjakovë/Ɖakovica Municipality. ©UNMIK Photo: Shpend Berbatovci