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14 April - 25 June 2017, Love is Not a Crime @ People's History Museum 01
Love is Not a Crime: 10 years of the Lesbian Immigration Support Group 14/04/2017 - 25/06/2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
People’s History Museum, Manchester The Lesbian Immigration Support Group (LISG) are a group of women in Greater Manchester who are lesbian and bisexual asylum seekers and refugees and their [...] View event
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A Perilous Journey: Stories of Migration 21/04/2017 - 24/06/2017
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BRUNEI GALLERY, London A Perilous Journey is an exhibition drawing upon a selection of PositiveNegatives rich ethnographic portfolio around refugee migration stories. Concentrating on contemporary real-life stories from [...] View event
Photography Exhibition: In Transit - Life in the refugee camps of Northern France 24/05/2017 - 06/07/2017
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Gallery 101, London Photographs by Jacky Chapman and Janine Wiedel Mon-Fri 8.30-4.30 The Jungle, the refugee camp in Calais was razed to the ground in October 2016 evicting [...] View event
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Creating Sanctuary exhibition by Nigel Pugh 31/05/2017 - 02/07/2017
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Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff Nigel Pugh is a Cardiff-based photographer who primarily works within environmental and social themes. He is particularly interested in the actions and stories of individuals [...] View event
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Creating Sanctuary, by Nigel Pugh 31/05/2017 - 02/07/2017
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Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, United Kingdom Creating Sanctuary Exhibition: A photographic portrait of six volunteers working with refugees from across Wales, by photographer Nigel Pugh. Nigel Pugh is a Cardiff-based photographer [...] View event
Cardiff Met Sanctuary Award Scholarship Launch 01/06/2017 - 30/06/2017
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Cardiff Metropolitan University, Cardiff Cardiff Metropolitan University has launched a new postgraduate scholarship opportunity for two students joining post graduate taught (Masters) courses in September/ October 2017. Working in partnership with [...] View event
Drawings For Thought- Exhibition for Refugee Week 2007 03/06/2017 - 30/06/2017
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Nottingham Central Library, Nottingham NG1 6HP Artist Céline Siani Djiakoua curates an exhibition of artwork produced by asylum seekers and refugees attending the British Red Cross service in Nottingham.   OPENING [...] View event
Made With Love 05/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
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Jersey Arts Centre, St. Helier Jersey, C.I. Exhibition of Art, created under the instruction of 3 resident Jersey artists, by children of Camp Veria, Greece showing where they are are now on [...] View event
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Made with Love 05/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
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Jersey Arts Centre, St Helier Highlighting the plight of refugees worldwide as part of Refugee Week in Jersey, this exhibition is a creative collaboration between refugees and Jersey artists. Found [...] View event
Different Pasts, Shared Futures 09/06/2017 - 30/06/2017
12:00 am
Light House Media Centre, Wolverhampton Wolverhampton City of Sanctuary present a multi-media exhibition View event
MISPLACED 11/06/2017 - 20/07/2017
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Most Art Centre, London An art exhibition about Alan Kurdi (the Syrian boy found drowned on 2nd September 2015) plus live music and a movie about refugees to support [...] View event
Rashid Khaidanov Photography Exhibition at Antrim Library 13/06/2017 - 08/07/2017
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Antrim Library, Antrim Town Co Antrim Antrim Library will host a photography exhibition by Rashid Khaidanov from Tuesday 13 June until Saturday 8th July, to mark Refugee Week 2017. This event [...] View event
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BFI, London To celebrate Refugee Week 2017, Counterpoints Arts have partnered with BFI again this year, to create an exciting film programme of cinematic and virtual reality [...] View event
Drawing for thoughts 16/06/2017 - 26/06/2017
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Nottingham Central Library, Nottingham NG1 6HP Artist Celine Siani Djiakoua curates an exhibition of artwork produced by asylum seekers and refugees attending the British Red Cross service in Nottingham. Throughout June [...] View event
Exhibition of Refugee Art (until Saturday 4pm) 16/06/2017 - 26/06/2017
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Nottingham Central Library, Nottingham NG1 6HP View event
Free tintypes 16/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Camera Club, London London As part of a project that reflects on the increasing restrictions of movement for persons and the reduction of regulatory barriers for goods and capitals Almudena [...] View event
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Exeter Phoenix, Exeter THE OTHER SIDE OF HOPE  £6* *A note on transaction fees A small £1.50 fee is added to each transaction. This covers the cost of [...] View event
My Life in London 17/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
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Raynes Park Train Station, Raynes Park London We will be exhibiting on the high street My Life in London: a photographic project by clients of South London Refugee Association. Working in collaboration [...] View event
I Welcome Refugees 17/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
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Horsham Library, Horsham Refugee Photo Exhibition This compelling exhibition of powerful evocative images gives a glimpse of the individual human stories that lie behind any refugee crisis. View event
Juan delGado: Altered Landscapes (Mon – Friday 9am – 6pm; Sat – Sun 10am – 5pm) 17/06/2017 - 06/08/2017
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
New Art Exchange, Nottingham Nottinghamshire New Art Exchange is proud to present Altered Landscapes a new body of work by Juan delGado which traces a personal narrative through the scarred [...] View event
Shahre Farang 17/06/2017 - 22/06/2017
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
outpost, Portland Dorset “If you could never return home, what would you do and where would you go if you were granted just one minute to be there?” [...] View event
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Uncertain 17/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
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outpost, Portland Dorset Verified by identity documents we are categorised, divided and restricted through a legalized piece of paper, which evidently proves who we are, our day and [...] View event
Refugee Week: does art matter ? 17/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Seas Brighton, BRIGHTON East Sussex More than 500 people visited SEAS - Socially Engaged Art Salon - during Artists Open Houses for the exhibition "Somewhere, Over the Rainbow". A [...] View event
Chorleywood4Refugees 18/06/2017 - 23/06/2017
12:00 am
Chorleywood4Refugees, Chorleywood Chorleywood4Refugees are pleased to announce that there will be a full programme of events during Refugee Week between 18 and 23 June. On Sunday 18 [...] View event
Display in Brecon Cathedral 18/06/2017 - 27/06/2017
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Brecon cathedral, Brecon Powys A display of activities of HBTSR a support group for refugees View event
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Refugee Week in South Devon 18/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
12:00 am
South Devon, various South Devon Refugee Support Network present a series of events to celebrate cultural diversity and welcome our refugees. View event
Sing Up For Refugees In Newcastle 18/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Grey’s Monument, Newcastle We'll be forming flash mob singing groups and singing up for refugees in Newcastle city centre throughout Refugee Week. Come and join us! The song [...] View event
Amnesty International Magnum Photography Exhibition 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library, Norwich Magnum Photographic Exhibition in Association with Amnesty International. During Refugee Week Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library will host the Magnum Photographic Exhibition in Association with [...] View event
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Bring A Cake To Work Day 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
12:00 am Help raise funds for ‘Footballs for Refugees’ by holding a cake sale at work during Refugee Week. Everyone loves homemade cakes and biscuits and I [...] View event
Bristol Refugee Festival 19/06/2017 - 16/07/2017
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Various, Bristol Avon A month long city-wide programme of arts, cultural and educational events. View event
Celebrate on social media with Norfolk Museums 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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Norfolk Museums Service, Norwich Celebrate on social media. Tune into Norfolk Museums on Facebook for lots of Refugee Week inspired content throughout the week! View event
Celebrating refugee heritage and culture 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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Oriental Museum, Durham Durham Visitors can explore a new display of Syrian and Near-Eastern objects, including jewellery, ceramics, and glassware. These objects have been interpreted by the local Syrian [...] View event
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Frank's Bar Refugee Week Specials 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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Franks Bar, Norwich Pop in to Frank’s Bar and North throughout Refugee Week to sample some Refugee Week inspired specials. A percentage of sales will go to local [...] View event
Hulum & Love Theatre School Tour @ Island Schools 19/06/2017 - 23/06/2017
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Jersey Schools, Channel Islands Love Theatre and visiting theatre group Hulumfrom Holland - Anes, Wassim and Zana touring schools to perform an abridged version of the successful production of [...] View event
North Refugee Week Specials 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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North, Norwich Pop in to Frank’s Bar and North throughout Refugee Week to sample some Refugee Week inspired specials. A percentage of sales will go to local [...] View event
Refugee Week @ Jersey Library 19/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
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Jersey LIbrary, St Helier Jersey Exhibition of books on show on the theme of Refugees   View event
Refugee Week Literary Showcase 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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Waterstones, Norwich Waterstones presents a Refugee Week showcase stand, featuring the winning poems of our poetry competition titled 'Different Pasts, Shared Futures'.  Come into the store during [...] View event
Sunderland Refugee Week 19/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
12:00 am
Sunderland, Sunderland Mon 19th meet 9.30am at Minster to wave off (whole day for participants) WALK OF SANCTUARY: SUNDERLAND TO NORTH SHIELDS Tues 20th from 10am – [...] View event
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The Friend Ship Exhibition 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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The Millenium Library, Norwich The Friend Ship Exhibition Exhibition of art and storysharing produced in workshops with Avenue, Colman, Lakenham and Wensum Junior schools and in art workshops with [...] View event
Thirty Six pounds, Ninety Five pence: Artworks by contemporary migrant artists - Online exhibition 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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Ben Uri Gallery, London London The Ben Uri Gallery will be closed from the 19th to the 25th of June, which is why we are prolonging our exhibition of works by New [...] View event
BBC Radio Jersey Morning Show @Live on 88.8fm or 1026mw 19/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
6:00 am - 12:00 pm
BBC Radio Jersey, St Helier Jersey Every morning of Refugee Week a short 5 minute play exploring issues around the refugee crisis. The play explores some central issues surrounding the refugee [...] View event
Threads: From the Refugee Crisis—Kate Evans and Daniel Trilling in conversation 19/06/2017
7:00 am - 8:00 am
Foyles, London During Refugee Week, join Kate Evans, author of the bestselling Red Rosa, in conversation with Daniel Trilling, author of Bloody Nasty People and Lights in the Distance (2018), discussing the refugee [...] View event
School of sanctuary award at Cradoc junior school 19/06/2017
9:00 am - 9:15 am
Cradoc school, Cradoc Powys Award presentation by Kirsty Williams Am and Rebecca Scott interim Wales coordinator for Wales city of sanctuary View event
City of Sanctuary Southampton Learning Day 19/06/2017
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Third Age Centre, Southampton Hampshire The Southampton City of Sanctuary Group cordially invites you to contribute to our 2017 Learning Day Event.    As part of the city's National Refugee [...] View event
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Exhibition of Bosnian culture and other community groups 19/06/2017 - 22/06/2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Derby Bosnia-Herzegovina Community Association, Derby View event
Information and advice about volunteering 19/06/2017
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Nottingham Community and Voluntary Service, Nottingham Come along to the volunteer centre to find out more about volunteering and have a look at the opportunities available in Nottingham, which can help [...] View event
Leeds Networking Event 19/06/2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
One Community Centre, Leeds, Informal event to create an opportunity for organisations in Leeds with an interest in asylum seekers and refugees to: Hear from services and build links [...] View event
Migration Museum: Call Me By My Name 19/06/2017 - 23/06/2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lightbox Gallery, LCB Depot, Leicester MIGRATION MUSEUM CALL ME BY MY NAME Monday 19th – Friday 23rd June, 10am – 5pm Lightbox Gallery, LCB Depot, Rutland Street, Leicester LE1 1RE [...] View event
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Shared Future for Young People 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
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Manchester Museum, Manchester During Refugee Week the Manchester Museum will be displaying work created by young refugees in their study space. Greater Manchester Immigration Aid Unit (GMIAU) is [...] View event
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The I Welcome Photo Exhibition 19/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
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Morningside Library, Edinburgh Midlothian View event
I am a Refugee 19/06/2017 - 09/07/2017
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The New Room, Broadmead Bristol The ‘I am a Refugee’ exhibition, created by the Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants, will be on view at the New Room / [...] View event
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I Am A Refugee art exhibition 19/06/2017 - 09/07/2017
10:30 am - 4:00 pm
The New Room, Broadmead Bristol BRISTOL HOSTS FIRST SHOWING OUTSIDE LONDON FOR MAJOR REFUGEE EXHIBITION A major art exhibition, previously on display in the Houses of Parliament, is to have [...] View event
Refugee Week Art Exhibition - Our Shared Future 19/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gallery II – University of Bradford, Bradford West Yorkshire This is an all-age, mixed-media art exhibition, with individual and collaborative work.  The theme this year is Our shared future.  The exhibition will be at [...] View event
Sanctuary through history: Friends House Library Open Day 19/06/2017
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friends House, London Quakers' current work to welcome people seeking sanctuary is built on a tradition stretching back many years. Photos, documents and artifacts from this work are [...] View event
Theatre of Sanctuary Get Together 19/06/2017
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds Drop in anytime for a fun social gathering - bring a friend, a song, a dance, or food to share, or just yourself! View event
Theatre of Sanctuary Get Together 19/06/2017
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
West Yorkshire Play House, Leeds Drop in anytime between 11.00am and 2.00pm for a fun social gathering. Bring a friend, song, dance or food to share, or just yourself! No [...] View event
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Tour of Refugees in Norwich 19/06/2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
New Routes, Norwich Historic walking tour of refugees in Norwich Meet at New Routes Integration, just off St Augustines Street for a walking tour of the history of [...] View event
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Why We Flee 19/06/2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Swansea Waterfront Museum, Swansea A photography exhibition with the work of Photographer Glenn Edwards featuring asylum seekers and refugees from the countries depicted in the photos, sharing their insights [...] View event
Jewish Émigré Designers in the Archive of Art and Design 19/06/2017
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Blythe House, London Some of the most important contributors to British design in the mid- and late-twentieth century were Jewish émigrés, many of whom who escaped Nazi Germany [...] View event
Migration & Settlement 19/06/2017
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds Two short films created with refugees and the University of Leeds. View event
Migration and Settlement 19/06/2017
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
West Yorkshire Play House, Leeds Two short films created with refugees and the University of Leeds. View event
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Our City, Our Home 19/06/2017 - 23/06/2017
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Z-Arts, Manchester Our City, Our Home Events Programme Featuring an exhibition, artists in residency programme and Manchester’s annual Refugee Cultural Festival, the Our City, Our Home events [...] View event
A Page From Their Book: Refugee Stories at the National Art Library 19/06/2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
V&A, National Art Library, London Discover books which each in their own way tell a story about people who were forced to leave everything behind... a long time ago, yesterday [...] View event
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Eritrea, a Country at a Crossroads: exhibition of Eritrean photography 19/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Norwich Arts Centre, Norwich Eritrea, a country at a crossroads. Many young Eritreans are arriving in the UK as refugees from a country about which little is known.This exhibition [...] View event
Lunchtime Coffee Shop Conversation with British Red Cross 19/06/2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Grays Cafe, LCB Depot,, Leicester LUNCHTIME COFFEE SHOP CONVERSATION In partnership with the British Red Cross Monday 19th  June, 1 - 2pm Grays Cafe, LCB Depot, Rutland Street, Leicester LE1 [...] View event
Stockton Celebrates Refugee Week (19-25 June 2017) 19/06/2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Stockton Baptist Tabernacle Church, Stockton Date:       Monday 19th June Time:       1:00pm– 4:00pm Venue:     Stockton Baptist Tabernacle Church, The Square, TS18 1TE Program:  Screening of They will have to kill us [...] View event
Educating Without Borders: Resisting Immobilities and Intellectual Impossibility in Universities in Post-Brexit Britain and Beyond: A Fringe Event for Refugee Week 19/06/2017
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
University of East London, 4-6 University Way London  Educating Without Borders: Resisting Immobilities and Intellectual Impossibility in Universities in Post-Brexit Britain and Beyond A Fringe Event in Refugee Week 2017 Monday 19th June, [...] View event
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Our space, your sanctuary: what it means to be a place of sanctuary for refugees and asylum seekers 19/06/2017
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Belgrade Theatre, Coventry Join us at the Belgrade Theatre to celebrate the start of Refugee Week 2017. The afternoon will begin with a panel discussion from 2pm, exploring [...] View event
Refugee Week Launch Belfast 19/06/2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Belfast City Hall, Belfast Official launch of #RefugeeWeek N. Ireland   View event
Open Gathering 19/06/2017
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Armley Christ Church, Armley, Leeds West Yorkshire Meeting Point will host a party to celebrate refugees in Leeds, with entertainment programmes for families and children. All agencies, refugees and asylum seekers are [...] View event
Refugee Week Launch 19/06/2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Margaret McMillan Tower, Bradford West Yorkshire Bradford will launch Refugee Week with music and drama performed by young people from Bradford schools.  By popular demand there will be the return of [...] View event
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'Our unfortunate little guests' - Open Lecture on Basque refugee children in Suffolk 19/06/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
University of Suffolk, Ipswich Suffolk On 23 May 1937, four thousand Basque children disembarked from the SS Habana at Southampton as refugees from the Spanish Civil War. Exactly one month [...] View event
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Bristol Refugee Festival Launch 19/06/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Arnolfini, Bristol Avon A showcase of creative writing, art, spoken word, film and music produced by refugees and asylum seekers in Bristol. View event
Dear Friend Letter Writing Workshop 19/06/2017
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Playground London, London How can we make tangible connections between individuals in radically different situations? The Dear Friend Project aims to break barriers between nationalities, languages and religions, [...] View event
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Film screenings: Persopolis and Far Away 19/06/2017
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cinema City, Norwich Film screening: Persopolis, Far Away and We Refugees New Routes Integration and Cinema City present a special Refugee Week screening of Persopolis and the premier [...] View event
Keep Refugee Families Together 19/06/2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Garden Court Chambers, London Please join Young Roots for a Refugee Week drinks reception and talks focused on the campaign for Child Family Reunion. Speakers include Amnesty International UK's Programme Director [...] View event
Refugee Connection Garden Party 19/06/2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Refugee connection, London London Refugee Connection invites you to our home at the Calthorpe Project for our Summer Garden Party on June 19th. Help us kick off Refugee Week [...] View event
World Music Night 19/06/2017
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Kommunity NCL, Newcastle upon Tyne To celebrate the beginning of Refugee Week 2017, Crossings Community Group is putting on a fantastic night of world music and cuisine, open to everyone. [...] View event
Fire At Sea 19/06/2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Light House Media Centre, Wolverhampton Wolverhampton Amnesty International present: Fire At Sea The film was shot on the Sicilian island of Lampedusa during the European migrant crisis, and sets the [...] View event
Sanctuary in the Media - author event 19/06/2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Friends House, London Throughout Refugee Week, Friends House will host conversations and events to discuss how we can work together to create a culture of hospitality. To start [...] View event
Food for thought - the gendered effects of migration 19/06/2017
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Masala Wala Cafe, London Join us for a home style Pakistani dinner at Masala Wala Café and enjoy Donya Nasser speaking about the gendered effects of migration. Please donate [...] View event
In Flux 19/06/2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Theatre Royal Dress Circle Foyer, Nottingham Interweaving spoken word, projections and live music, with performers from Enland, Bakur, Syria and Iran, this collaboration between Excavate and The Centre for Hidden Histories [...] View event
Film Screening - 'Dead End' and 'Fire at Sea' 19/06/2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Societe Jerriaise, St Helier Dead End (2015) 9 mins Libya’s political chaos makes its territory a land of opportunity for human smugglers. Thousands of illegal migrants end up forgotten, [...] View event
Films "Dead End" & "Fire At Sea" 19/06/2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Societe Jersiaise, St Helier Jersey, Channel Islands Dead End (2015) 9 mins. Libya's political chaos makes its territory a land of opportunity for human smugglers. Thousands of illegal migrants end up forgotten, [...] View event
Pub Quiz 19/06/2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Lion at Basford, Nottingham How much do you really know about refugees and asylum seekers? Challenge yourself and your friends with refugee-themed pub quiz! We'll be busting myths whilst [...] View event
Barn Cinema Screening: The Other Side of Hope (12A) 19/06/2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dartington, Totnes In celebration of Refugee Week (19-25 June) profits from June 19th will be donated to Integr8 UK. This is a local organisation working in partnership [...] View event