Karen Community Leader Photographed for UNHCR Exhibition to Chronicle 60 Years of Survival and Safe Haven in Ireland

Margaret Clarke
Wed 31st August 11 12:47 pm

To mark the 60th Anniversary of the UN Convention Relating to Refugees, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) had a photo exhibition in Dublin's chq building on World Refugee Day, Monday, June 20, 2011. Entitled 60 Years - Stories of Survival and Safe Haven, the exhibition featured portraits of eleven refugees who came to Ireland over the past 60 years. Community Leader Paw Shee Hta was photographed by UNHCR's Phil Behan in her back garden allotment at her Castlebar home. 

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