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World Refugee Day 2004: Guinea

World Refugee Day 2004: Guinea

20 June 2004


A roundtable was organised on the theme of World Refugee Day with a particular focus on durable solutions, mainly repatriation.

An exhibition of photographs was held, showing UNHCR activities for refugees.

Cultural activities such as theatre plays, songs and speeches were organised by the refugee community in Conakry.

In Kissidougou, an exhibition of products made by refugee women in UNHCR-funded skills training projects was held. Among the exhibition were various articles such as drawings and paintings by young refugees.

UNHCR's World Refugee Day films were broadcast and a peace parade from Guinean villages to refugee camps was also organised.