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National Activity Plan 2005: Spain

National Activity Plan 2005: Spain

20 June 2005
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Sixteen-year old Farihalh hardly misses school despite her numerous daily chores. Farihalh wants to become "Minister of Darfur", the region she and her family escaped in 2004.

  • 20 June, Spanish Parliament: Institutional declaration to be signed by all parliamentarians in support of refugee protection and UNHCR.
  • Broadcast of Colombian singer-songwriter Juanes' WRD radio spot and radio interviews as well as a documentary on refugees in national TV channel.
  • Awareness and fun activities in government and NGO-run refugee reception centres.
  • The following activities are carried out by UNHCR Spanish National Association "España con ACNUR":.
  • Barcelona: Fund-raising theatre play and a roundtable discussion.
  • Albacete and Madrid: Photo exhibitions.
  • Valencia: Photo exhibition and football match with refugees.