World Refugee Day 2007 National Activities: Botswana

World Refugee Day, 20 June 2007

Government officials and diplomats were among the guests at a ceremony held in the Dukwi camp and focusing on the theme of "Perseverance."

Refugee youth discussed their lives in a programme aired by Botswana Television. Government officials and UNHCR staff discussed refugee issues during a radio show. Refugee-themed poster campaigns were conducted in Gabarone and the second largest city, Francistown.