National Activity Plan 2005: Portugal

World Refugee Day, 20 June 2005

  • 9 June, 18h30, Bobadela, Loures: First stone-laying ceremony for new reception centre, day nursery and sport complex of the Portuguese Refugee Council, by new UNHCR High Commissioner António Guterres with government representatives.
  • 20 June, 18h30: Broadcast of documentary "The State of the World's Refugees" on Channel 2, RTP, followed by a debate.
  • 20 June, from 21h00, Eunice Muñoz Auditorium, Oeiras: WRD celebration. Hosted by Francisco Mendes. Programme includes refugee theatre and singing performances by João Afonso, Nancy Vieira, Anjos and Sara Tavares.
  • All activities organized by the Portuguese Refugee Council.
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Portugal: Sahrawi Cultural GatheringPlay video

Portugal: Sahrawi Cultural Gathering

People from Sahrawi refugee camps in Algeria and from Western Sahara Territory meet for a cultural seminar in the Azores Islands as part of a confidence building measures programme.
Portugal: Sahrawi Cultural GatheringPlay video

Portugal: Sahrawi Cultural Gathering

As part of a confidence-building programme, the UN refugee agency helps organize a meeting in Portugal's Azores Islands on the culture of the divided Sahrawi people.