Global Refugee Forum

   Palais Des Nations, Geneva (Switzerland)
  17 December 2019 9:30 am - 18 December 2019 6:00 pm

One year after the affirmation of the Global Compact on Refugees, the first Global Refugee Forum is a critical opportunity to build momentum towards achieving the objectives of this new commitment and strengthen our collective response to refugee situations.

The first Global Refugee Forum, will focus on the following areas: arrangements for burden and responsibility-sharing, education, jobs and livelihoods, energy and infrastructure, solutions, and protection capacity.

The programme of the Forum will include a plenary discussion on 17 December and high-level dialogues on 18 December on the areas of focus.

In addition to the plenary discussion and high-level dialogues, the Global Refugee Forum will feature a number of Spotlight Sessions, a Marketplace of Good Practices and a Speakers Corner during the Forum.

For more information: Contact the Global Refugee Forum Coordination Team at

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