December 27, 2016 took place New Year celebration for refugee children which reside on the territory of the Place of temporary accommodation of refugee in Odessa. The main organizers of the festival were the General Directorate of Migration Service of Ukraine in the Odessa region and the International Congress on Protection of rights and freedoms of citizens «Shield».
The celebration was attended by representatives of the Migration Service of Ukraine in Kiev, Chief of the Migration Service of Ukraine in Odessa region Pogrebnyak Elena, President of the International organization «Shield» Daher Saleh Muhamed, vice-president of the organization «Shield» Matyakin Alexander, advisor to work with the Arab countries Alhamud Hamoud, chief editor of “Migration” Suprunovsky Ivan, and heads of the Place of temporary accommodation of refugee in Odessa.
Celebration with lots of gifts and sweets was organized for children. Many photographs were made. Cheery smiles were at every face on that day. The President of the organization «Shield» Daher Saleh Muhamed said: “The joy in the eyes of the children is the most important thing in these difficult times. We must try to ensure that every child on the Earth has a happy and careless childhood. Anyone can give a little piece of his heart and soul. Let us together make this world better! Let the children be happy! Let the coming year fulfill all of the most cherished desires!”.
International organization «Shield» will continue to support refugees and displaced persons, as well as to struggle for world peace.