United Nations Headquarters, Visitors' Lobby, Main gallery A
20 June 2012 – 7 August 2012
Press Release


The exhibit presents the situation of refugees worldwide and the work on the ground of The High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), its partners and the international community. The content on display comes from UNHCR flagship publication “The State of the World’s Refugees 2012: In Search of Solidarity,” published by Oxford University Press.


The exhibition was organized and endorsed by UNHCR.


UNHCR holds the copyright to the photos, except for slide 57 (Fazzina/ Noor photo agency). The photos are also included in “The State of the World’s Refugees” published by OUP.

Photographers: G.M.B.Akash, T. Bahar, B. Bannon, J. Bjorgvinsson, L. Boldrini, L. Chedrawi, G. Constantine, E. Denholm, A. Fazzina, T. Ghelli, G. Gordon, M. Hofer, S. Hoibak, H. Macleod, S. Phelps, J. Rae, G. Salerno, S. Schulman, D. Seneviratne, P. Smith, P. Taggart, J. Tanner

UNHCR holds the copyright to the videos (Video Story-Telling Project).