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Photo exhibition displays diverse Xinjiang at 43rd UNHCR session
March 04,2020   By:CGTN
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Kazak herdsman Leyas and his family from Damiao Town, Urumqi City, celebrate the Corban Festival in their new house built by the local government. /CGTN
 
March 4,2020 -- A photo exhibition named "Home: Glimpses of Life of People from Various Ethnic Groups in Xinjiang" opened at the 43rd UNHCR session in Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland on Monday. 

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A wedding ceremony in Aksu Prefecture. /CGTN
 
"Living a happy life is the primary human right. I am sure this exhibition will present you with a true Xinjiang. Welcome to Xinjiang to take a look in person," said Chen Xu, Head of the Chinese Mission to the UN in Geneva. 

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Gu Qiyue from the Central Laboratory of Xinjiang Institute of Ecology and Geography, Chinese Academy of Sciences, in Urumqi talks with visiting children about popular science. /CGTN
 
More than 100 pictures depicting a "beautiful, open, confident and richly-endowed Xinjiang that enjoys stable development, solidarity and harmony" are on display.

By: Xi Jia