UNHCR works with refugees from different nationalities every day to give them a chance to show their talents, express their aspirations, tell their own stories, and meet with new people.
This social media campaign is a joint collaboration between the Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP), UNICEF, WHO, and UNHCR to tackle COVID-19 vaccine reluctance among Egyptians and refugees. Worth noting, refugees can receive the vaccine free of charge from public health institutions using their UNHCR card.
More than Just a Refugee is a five-episode-campaign featuring your favorite celebrities, football players and social media stars as they spend a day with different refugees from all walks of life in Egypt. They played football together, worked on beading bracelets, drew some doddles, and sang with factory workers.
A delicious culinary experience of a six-episode cooking show that featured refugees preparing traditional dishes with celebrities. As the dish cooks to life, a conversation is being sparked between the refugee and the celebrity about their dreams, traditions, and most importantly the ingredients of the recipe.