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3rd Annual World Refugee Day with Alexia: an UNPLUGGED performance

3rd Annual World Refugee Day with Alexia: an UNPLUGGED performance

This World Refugee Day, we heal, learn and shine, together. Alexia represents Cyprus in this year’s World Refugee Day, in an intimate Acoustic online vocal performance. Her voice as the vehicle of bringing us closer to ourselves and closer to humanity; to get...

A territory without terrain – Exhibition Opening

A territory without terrain – Exhibition Opening

Efi Savvides A territory without terrain Curated by Marina Christodoulidou Larnaka Municipal Art Gallery Opening: Friday, June 18, 2021, 18:00 – 22:00 Duration: June 18 – September 4, 2021 Click here for dedicated Facebook event page The solo exhibition of Efi...

‘For Sama’ | Lemesos International Documentary Festival

‘For Sama’ | Lemesos International Documentary Festival

UNHCR Cyprus is supporting the Lemesos International Documentary Festival with a screening of ‘For Sama’ directed by Waad Al-Kateab and Edward Watts (United Kingdom, Syria, U.S.A.; 95’; 2019) A love letter from a young mother to her daughter, the film...

Alexia with Special Guests in a Virtual Concert on World Refugee Day 2020

Alexia with Special Guests in a Virtual Concert on World Refugee Day 2020

Following last year’s successful concert on World Refugee Day, Alexia will hold a virtual concert on this year’s World Refugee Day, Saturday 20 June. In joining UNHCR’s campaign, titled “Everyone Can Make A Difference, Every Action Counts,” Alexia and her special guests will remind us that everyone, including refugees, can […]

Women’s Film Days: “Capernaum”

Women’s Film Days: “Capernaum”

As part of the Women’s Film Days Programme, an initiative of the United Nations Country Team in Cyprus,  UNHCR Cyprus presents a screening of the film Capernaum, by the Director Nadine Labaki. The event takes place on the occasion of the International Day of Peace. Thursday 19 September 2019 – […]

Midnight Traveler | Lemesos International Documentary Festival

Midnight Traveler | Lemesos International Documentary Festival

UNHCR Cyprus is supporting the Lemesos International Documentary Festival with a screening of Hassan Fazili’s ‘Midnight Traveler.’ Synopsis: The refugee’s story is most often told by others — journalists, NGO workers, and other outsiders who strive to faithfully convey traumatic experiences far removed from their own. When assassins target Afghan documentarian […]