World Refugee Week 2019

June 20, 2019

World Refugee Week 2019 runs from June 17th-23rd.

Refugee week invites you to discover the experiences of displacement that are found in our families, neighbourhoods and history.
The theme of Refugee Week 2019, ‘You, me and those who came before’, is an invitation to explore the lives of refugees – and those who have welcomed them – throughout the generations.

Below you will find links to 2 booklists prepared by Ballyroan staff for stock in our branches that deals with the issues, problems and daily sturggle of being a refugee.


Books about the refugee crisis (pdf file 294 Kb)


Films that raise awareness of the refugee crisis  (pdf file 400Kb)


Ballyroan Library will be screening the documentary "Human  Flow"  on Thursday June 20th from 6pm. All welcome