Nansen Refugee Award

Nansen Refugee Award

Butterflies with New Wings Building a Future
©UNHCR / J. Arredondo

And the winner is...

Butterflies with New Wings Building a Future, a group of courageous women that work tirelessly to help displaced survivors of sexual abuse reclaim their lives in Buenaventura, one of the most violent cities in Colombia.

Video "Butterflies with New Wings Building A Future"

Learn more about Butterflies and their remarkable efforts.


"Buenaventura, Colombia: Brutal Realities"
A report commissioned by the Norwegian Refugee Council with support from UNHCR. (PDF format, 3.1 Mb)