- Refugee Council
The impressions from World Refugee Day and interview with Refugee Council of Lithuania director
Updated: Jul 10, 2021
Refugees from more than ten countries living in Lithuania on June 20th met with the local community, volunteers and organizations working in the field of migration at the International Refugee Day event organized by the Arts Agency Artscape with partners in Vilnius.
At the International Refugee Day event in Vilnius, the head of the Artscape Arts Agency emphasized the need to create links between refugees and the local community in Lithuania.
At the event, our director Yusuf was also interviewed by LRT and shared that he was a head of the human rights organization in his country and worked to help refugees and never thought that he would become refugee himself.
Read more and see the photos and the video from the celebration in LRT at https://www.lrt.lt/naujienos/lietuvoje/2/1435941/vis-daugiau-pabegeliu-gyvenima-kuria-lietuvoje-taciau-integracijai-tebetrukdo-neigiamos-nuostatos?fbclid=IwAR0rq0DH9_v472_xh0TuAQ0r1M5eFX1UUj1FqogyEvUZHLZ6XvpSGByaLKE