Nina Cosford Illustration - UNHCR

UNHCR Refugee Agency

In 2020, at the height of the pandemic, Nina was approached by UNHCR and Caran d'Ache to work on a project which spotlighted three inspiring refugee stories.   As well as illustrating the campaign's quote Everyone Can Make a Difference, Nina drew the portraits of three people: Saleema, the first ever female Turkmen refugee doctor in Pakistan; Foni, a South Sudanese refugee in Kenya working as a communications officer; Moheyman, an Iraqi refugee working as a nurse in Iran.   Watch the timelapse making of videos here and here.   The original artworks were sent to each of the refugees, some of whom Nina was lucky enough to have contact with!...

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