National Activity Plan 2006: Egypt

World Refugee Day, 20 June 2006

  • Word Food Programme (WFP) will be donating food for 6,000 persons (children and their families) in several refugee learning centres. It is also planned to have Goodwill Ambassador, Mr. Adel Imam, attend the launch of this food distribution project to help portray a positive image of UNHCR.
  • To remind the general public and the media that UNHCR's primary goal is to protect and assist people of concern, Mr. Naguib Sawiris, a leading Egyptian businessman is donating clothes to 1000 people. Mr. Sawiris will be distributing the clothes among the refugee community during the month of June to mark World Refugee Day. It is also planned to have Goodwill Ambassador, Mr. Adel Imam, attend the launch of this clothes distribution project to help portray a positive image of UNHCR.