The Wish Tree

Another GTR idea took shape in Emergency Transit Center for Refugee in Timisoara. The Wish Tree is a work of art created from iron and copper, whose leaves will become green with time, due to oxidation. Artwork was unveiled in the presence of the High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres, it was the first visit to our country of a UN High Commissioner for Refugees, since the establishment of this institution in 1950.
The Commissioner has made ​​a wish, that “refugees to be as well received around the world, as in Timisoara”. Guterres also spoke about Romanians hospitality and sent a message of solidarity. “Romania is a friend of all those who need help. The international community should express the same solidarity with the Romanians living in difficult economic conditions, “said the Commissioner.