World Refugee Day 2007 National Activities: Sweden
World Refugee Day, 20 June 2007
Swedish NGO Paperless Stockholm organized a rally to demand residence permits and rights for all refugees. Up to 800 people attended the rally to support a year-long campaign against discrimination.
- Palestinian refugee family's escape from Syria via tropical island to new life in Sweden
- Syria Crisis: UNHCR urges European Union states to honour their asylum system principles
- Away Alone: Unaccompanied children find shelter after fleeing Libya
- Detained Eritrean deserters leave Yemen for a new life in Sweden
- Latest UNHCR emergency training aimed at senior managers