World Refugee Day

One June 20, the City of Minneapolis recognized the strength, courage and perseverance of immigrants forced from home. OIRA participated in World Refugee Day at City Hall. Around 200 people came out to enjoy free food, dance, special guests and a discussion with local organizations on refugees and community solidarity.

Speakers included:

Performances by:

You can watch the full program of speakers in the video here.

Panelists from afternoon discussion on refugees and community solidarity.

Informational tables:

Last updated Aug 23, 2019