Tag: Nansen Awards

South Sudanese doctor honoured at UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award ceremony

October 3, 2018

Dr Evan Atar Adaha, an inspirational doctor from South Sudan, has won the 2018 Nansen Refugee Award. IKEA Foundation and IKEA co-workers were among the special guests at the award ceremony on 1 October and witnessed Dr Atar receive the honour. The event was hosted by the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) in Geneva and […] Read more

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IKEA co-workers among special guests at UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award ceremony

October 6, 2016

IKEA co-workers who won the IKEA Foundation’s internal What Design Can Do refugee challenge and IKEA managers from 11 countries were special guests Monday night at the Nansen Refugee Award ceremony, hosted by the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) in Geneva and supported by the IKEA Foundation. Read more

IKEA co-workers are special guests at UN Refugee Agency ceremony

September 30, 2014

  Last night five co-workers from Sweden got the reward of a lifetime for their tremendous efforts during the Brighter Lives for Refugees campaign: the chance to be special guests at the UN Refugee Agency’s annual Nansen Award ceremony in Geneva. The IKEA HaparandaTornio store in Sweden was the best-performing store* during the campaign. It’s […] Read more

IKEA co-workers attend the UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award ceremony

October 1, 2013

Nine IKEA co-workers from across Europe attended a special award ceremony in Geneva last night to honour someone who has helped improve the lives of refugees. The co-workers were invited to attend the Nansen Refugee Award ceremony by the United Nations’ Refugee Agency (UNHCR), one of the IKEA Foundation’s biggest partners, so they can get […] Read more

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