The historic first ever Global Refugee Forum was held in Geneva in December 2019 and FJSS Group attended and became part of a global initiative bringing together 50 plus other organisations worldwide to mobilise legal support for Refugees. The FJSS Group is currently the only organisation from the UK at this point that is involved with this initiative. The UNHCR have committed some resources and technical support to allow this vital initiative to take off the ground because. After the adoption of the “Global Compact for Refugees” by the United Nations General Assembly on 17 December 2018 there the “Global Refugee Forum” that followed exactly a year after and was held at the UN in Geneva 17-18 December. Heads of State and governments, ministers and heads of NGO’s and corporate entities were there, and it was indeed a very high-level forum that was nevertheless, meant to involve a broad range of stakeholders (i.e. civil society, private sector, refugees themselves), not just the government leaders.