UNHCR Global Refugee Forum 2023

Geneva, Switzerland

Newcomers with Disabilities in Sweden’s delegation at Global Refugee Forum.

From the left: Fanni Kemmer, Julius Ntobuah, Anna Gripenberg, Festus Tah Fokwa.

The UNHCR hosted GRF took place in Geneva in the second week of December 2023. Newcomers with Disabilities in Sweden were there with two refugee representatives and their assistants.

Q&A with the High Commissioner

Our chairman Julius Ntobuah who is on the board of UNHCR’s Advisory Board of Organizations led by displaced and stateless people had a Q&A with the High Commissioner Mr. Filippo Grandi.

Panel discussion on PILnet’s Legal Matching Process

Anna Gripenberg participated in the panel discussion telling about our legal matching process and the help we got with drawing up our code of conduct.

Our third representative event was a speaker’s corner talk

Julius Ntobuah shared the floor with Victor Beaume from Caritas International Belgium. They interviewed each other on the work Newcomers with Disabilities in Sweden and Caritas International do.
Video source: UNHCR