National Activity Plan 2006: Timor-Leste

World Refugee Day, 20 June 2006

  • To increase awareness of the population with regards to refugee and asylum seeker concerns, on 10 June a series of activities featuring children will take place (Traditional dance, fashion show) at the Don Bosco Hall, on 10 June, from 9am to 17: 30.
  • A Quiz pertaining to the knowledge of refugees will be held at the Don Bosco Hall, on 10 June, from 9am to 17: 30. This will explore what understanding the young have and stimulate them to read about refugee issues prior to the competition through information leaflets provided by UNHCR.
  • To sensitize the community on the need for a healthy environment, a beach clean-up will be organized at the Dili beach from the front of Malaysian Embassy to Light house (Farol) on 17 June, from 7am to 12am.