Past eventInvitation Only

The Situation of the Displaced Persons in Somalia

1 May 2009 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Chatham House, London


Guillermo Bettocchi, UNHCR Representative for Somalia



Guillermo Bettocchi has led the UN Refugee Agency Operation in Somalia since 2006, coordinating protection activities targeting 1.3 million internally displaced people and tens of thousands of refugees. He will discuss the challenging refugee situation in Somalia.

Mr Bettocchi has served the cause of refugees and displaced people with the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) in Iraq, Chad, Angola, Colombia, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Liberia, Burundi and Pakistan, among other places.

Attendance at this event is strictly by invitation only.