‘New Home’ Exhibition Opens

Governor of the Council of Europe Development Bank Rolf Wenzel opened the exhibition

The ‘New Home’ exhibition features 60 photographs that illustrate the results of two refugee housing initiatives with which the European Union supports the solution of permanent accommodation and integration of refugees and displaced persons in Serbia and the region.

‘Regional Housing Programme (RSP)’ is worth over 260 million euros and the project ‘European Union Support for Improving the Living Conditions of Forced Migrants’ 14.2 million euros.

The exhibition was opened by Deputy Head of the EU Delegation in Serbia, Oskar Benedikt, Commissioner for Refugees and Migration of the Republic of Serbia Mr Vladimir Cucić and the Governor of the Council of Europe Development Bank (CEB) Rolf Wenzel.

The opening ceremony was attended by members of refugee families who are going through one of the two projects/programs in order to get permanent housing solution and start a better life.