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World Refugee Day 2004: Niger

World Refugee Day 2004: Niger

20 June 2004

UNHCR staff register refugees at the Douma registration center on the outskirts of Damascus. Registering with UNHCR ensures that the most vulnerable refugees receive aid.

World Refugee Day was celebrated in Niamey by the refugees, UNHCR's operational partners and government officials. In his speech broadcast on 19 and 20 June, the Nigerian Interior Minister reaffirmed his commitment to the search for durable solutions for refugees.