Events - 20 Jun 18

The Events Calendar lets you find Refugee Week events taking place near you.

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101 Beads: Kurdistan in War 16/04/2018 - 25/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
City Arts Window, Nottingham PHOTOGRAPHY – British- Kurdish photographer Gaylan Nazad presents photographs from Iraqi Kurdistan, captured over the past two years during the regional conflict with Islamic State. [...] View event
The Sea is The Limit 04/05/2018 - 02/09/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
York Art Gallery, York North Yorkshire Thought provoking works of art exploring the current and ongoing issues of migration, dispossession and national borders are brought together in a major new exhibition [...] View event
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Tapestry - Refugee Photography Exhibition 24/05/2018 - 24/06/2018
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La Tour Cycle Cafe, Ipswich Suffolk A refugee photography project and exhibition with award-winning photographer Gillian Allard for the PhotoEast Festival 2018, exploring the theme of 'belonging' with a group of [...] View event
Bristol Refugee Festival 2018 01/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
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Bristol, Bristol Celebration, Information and Integration. A month long programme of arts, cultural and education events, bringing together communities across Bristol to share space and learn about [...] View event
And Still I Rise 01/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Central Library Exhibition Space, Nottingham VISUAL ARTS – An exhibition of poetry, photography and film which showcases the talents of the PAMOJA Women Together Group from Nottingham Refugee Forum. PAMOJA [...] View event
Hidden Histories - 20 years of supporting immigration detainees 01/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Central Library Exhibition Space, Nottingham FILM – An oral history project produced by the Association of Visitors to Immigration Detainees (AVID), marking 20 years of volunteer visiting to people held [...] View event
Refugee Week in Australia 07/06/2018 - 06/07/2018
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Refugee Week in Australia, Sydney Events calendar: Events calendar: About Taken from Refugee Week is Australia’s peak annual activity to raise awareness about the issues affecting refugees and celebrate [...] View event
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Postcards for Peace 12/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Anteros Arts Foundation Gallery, Norwich Anteros Arts Foundation Gallery will be hosting an exhibition of weaving, glass, mosaics, ceramics and photography by New Routes, Norwich International Youth Project and Makers [...] View event
Postcards for Peace exhibition 12/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Anteros Gallery, Norwich Norfolk Exhibition of weaving, glass, mosaics, ceramics and photography by refugees and asylum seekers living in Norfwich from workshops at New Routes and Norwich International Youth [...] View event
The legacy of the Entartete Kunst: Kurt Schwitters in Britain 1938 - 2018 14/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Merz Barn, Ambleside Cumbria View event
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7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dance House, Cardiff National Theatre Wales’ and Quarantine’s extraordinary new show invites its audience into a conversation about language with performer Jonny Cotsen – a performance built out [...] View event
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Belonging(s) 15/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
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New School House Gallery, York North Yorkshire Art exhibition:  “Belonging(s)” by Hilly Fletcher The concept of a shelter, a safe place... a HOME, is one that many of us take for granted. [...] View event
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Idol 15/06/2018 - 21/06/2018
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Depot cinema, Lewes East Sussex Gaza. Synonymous to so many with conflict, destruction and despair but to Mohammed Assaf, and his sister Nour, Gaza is their home and their playground. [...] View event
Refugee Festival Scotland 15/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Across Scotland, Glasgow Refugee Festival Scotland celebrates the contribution refugees make to life in Scotland – the food and drink, music and poetry, dance, visual art and ideas [...] View event
   Refugee Week 2018 events in Brighton by Euro-Mernet 16/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Euro-Mernet, Brighton Euro-Mediterranean Resources Network (Euro-Mernet) is a not-for-profit, independent, non-aligned and non-partisan regional organisation. We specialise in news and information gathering, strategic research, publishing, broadcasting and [...] View event
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Beyond Borders Festival 16/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
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Theatre Deli, The Old Library, London Following the success of 2017’s @HOMEFest, Theatre Deli are back with an even bigger festival of work to celebrate the contribution, ingenuity and resilience of [...] View event
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Derby Refugee Week - see brochure for details of 20 events this week 16/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Upbeat Communities, Derby 20 events in Derby - for full programme see brochure here View event
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Refugee Week in Cambridge 16/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Cambridge Refugee Week, Cambridge A series of events across the city - full brochure below. Saturday 16th June 2:00 pm Flamsteed Rd, Cambridge, CB1 3QU Rustat Neighbourhood Association and [...] View event
Refugee Week in Granada (Spain) 16/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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La Bolina, Grenada No Categories View event
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Refugee Week in Plymouth 16/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
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Plymouth Refugee Week, Plymouth Come and join us for a wonderful week of events celebrating the contribution of refugees to our society. A welcome is offered to everyone to [...] View event
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The Jungle 16/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Playhouse Theatre, London Following universal critical acclaim, and direct from a sold-out run at the Young Vic, the National Theatre and Young Vic co-production with Good Chance Theatre of Joe Murphy and Joe Robertson’s The Jungle, directed by Stephen [...] View event
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The Jungle 16/06/2018 - 03/11/2018
7:30 pm - 10:15 pm
Playhouse Theatre, London Following universal critical acclaim, and direct from a sold-out run at the Young Vic, the National Theatre and Young Vic co-production with Good Chance Theatre of Joe Murphy and Joe Robertson’s The Jungle, directed by Stephen Daldry and Justin Martin, transfers [...] View event
Refugee Week events in Dublin 17/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Refugee Week events, Dublin World Refugee Week runs from June 18 to 24 and there are a number of events taking place next week which will help explore [...] View event
Voices: Different Pasts, Shared Future - Art Has a Voice 17/06/2018 - 20/06/2018
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Harpur Suite Bedford, Bedford Bedfordshire VOICES features a tapestry with prints of images of objects which people brought from their countries of origin and their oral histories (2017). Touring the [...] View event
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The Other by Gaël Le Cornec 17/06/2018 - 29/06/2018
All Day Embark on a disturbing coming-of-age, award-winning show (Edinburgh Fringe 2016), overflowing with poetry, strange creatures and stunning imagery. View event
Auschwitz...recaptured. Photographic exhibition 18/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
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Ardoyne Library, Belfast Antrim Photographer David J Campbell experiences Auschwitz and Birkenau invoking a strong and powerful reaction which is captured through the camera lens. View event
Book Showcase 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Waterstones, Norwich Come into the store during the week to see a selection of books celebrating refugees and their contribution to literature and culture. View event
Make them visible - Photographic Exhbition 18/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
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Antrim Library, Antrim Town Co Antrim The exhibition feature images from South Sudan by World Press Photo award winner Kieran Doherty, whose family is originally from Belfast. Doherty said: “Behind each photo [...] View event
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MIGRATE Exhibition 18/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
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Lightbox Gallery, LCB Depot, Leicester For Refugee Week 2018, Journeys Festival International invites you to MIGRATE. MIGRATE is a Unicef NextGen exhibition presenting new photography exploring global migration by eight international [...] View event
Musuem without a home 18/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
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Brownlow Library, Craigavon Armagh This award winning exhibition is designed to promote solidarity with refugees and other migrants, Museum without a Home is an ‘Exhibition of Hospitality’ which showcases [...] View event
New Routes Art Club Exhibition 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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North, Norwich Pop into North all week to see some of the artwork produced by participants at New Routes' weekly art club. View event
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Refugee Week @ Elangeni 18/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
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Elangeni School, Amersham Buckinghamshire View event
Refugee Week Berlin 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Berlin – various, Berlin Refugee Week Berlin runs in parallel to and shares much in common with Refugee Week UK. The goals are to facilitate connections, to share their experiences with [...] View event
Refugee Week in Blackburn with Darwen 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Refugee Week Blackburn with Darwen, Blackburn with Darwen Lots of events across Refugee Week! Full programme:   View event
Refugee Week in Northern Ireland 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Refugee Week in Northern Ireland, Belfast Events listed below for Refugee Week 2018 in Northern Ireland View event
Refugee Week in Wales 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Refugee Week Wales, Cardiff In response to the Refugee Week UK theme of celebrating 20 years of Refugee Week, the Welsh Refugee Council’s art programme – Gwneud Noddfa – [...] View event
Refugee Week Sunderland 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Sunderland Refugee Week, Sunderland A series of events across Refugee Week. No Categories View event
Sing Up for Refugees! 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Grey’s Monument, Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne Tyne & Wear Each year an impromptu singing group meets up in Newcastle upon Tyne city centre for Refugee Week, and sings to raise awareness about refugees. We [...] View event
Stockton Refugee Week 18/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
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Stockton Refugee Week, Stockton Free events in Stockton to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Refugee Week! View event
Tented Dreams 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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City Screen, York An exhibition of artwork and artefacts produced by Syrian artists and children who are refugees in the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan working with the [...] View event
Transformations 18/06/2018 - 08/07/2018
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Raynes Park, Raynes Park In 2017 Raynes Park Community Church became one of the first groups to be a Community Sponsor of a refugee family from Syria.  This series [...] View event
Warth Mills Internment Camp Project - Bury College Art Showcase 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Mill Gate Shopping Centre, Bury Art and Design students from Bury College explore the story of Warth Mills Internment Camp and its internees. They use this as the basis for [...] View event
Warth Mills Internment Camp Project - official exhibition 18/06/2018 - 21/09/2018
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Fusiliers Museum, Bury, Bury Greater Manchester When Churchill ordered all German, Austrian and Italian men resident in Britain to be arrested, a disused cotton mill outside Manchester was hurriedly turned into [...] View event
International Food at the Mitre 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
The Mitre, Norwich Internationally flavoured food will be served at The Mitre throughout the week, all inspired by local sanctuary seekers. View event
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International Cakes at Sanctuary Coffee Stop 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sanctuary Coffee Stop, Norwich Saint Thomas Trust and English+ will be at the Sanctuary Coffee Stop serving international cakes during Refugee Week so come along and try something new! View event
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Menu Specials at Kinda Cafe 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Kinda Cafe, Norwichch Kinda Cafe will be serving menu specials all week, so pop in to sample food from around the world and learn more about the diverse [...] View event
Menu Specials at Ravenscroft Cafe 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ravenscroft Cafe, Norwich Ravenscroft Café will be serving menu specials throughout Refugee Week that are inspired by Refugee Week! Come along to sample great food and learn more [...] View event
Pop-up-pop-out at the Amnesty Shop 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Amnesty Bookshop, York Organised by York Amnesty Group. Pop out from King's Square along Goodramgate to Monkbar looking out for the yellow Amnesty posters popping up in shop [...] View event
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Menu Specials at Ancestor's Coffee 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ancestor’s Coffee, Norwich Ancestor's Coffee will be featuring a special menu all week with a focus on Ethiopian origin. Come and enjoy 2-3 dishes paired with coffee from [...] View event
Auction for Action 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Online Auction, Online Auction Auction for Action Auction for Action is an online Instagram auction event taking place during Refugee Week (18th-24th June) led by Kings Heath Action for [...] View event
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Everyday Myths (including Audio Walk Performances) 19/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
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Sheffield & Tinsley Canal, Watson’s Walk, Sheffield South Yorkshire The Sheffield & Tinsley Canal is a surreal place rich in history, but often hidden from view. Everyday Myths is an interactive audio walk interweaving [...] View event
Refugee Week Luton 2018 Sewing Project Exhibition 19/06/2018 - 20/06/2018
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The Mall, Luton This year we share our service users' stories through fabrics, threads and buttons to create a showcase of cultures, languages and religions in our community. Participants from our weekly [...] View event
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Menu Specials at North 19/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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North, Norwich Norfolk Pop along to North during Refugee Week to sample some Refugee Week inspired specials and learn more about the diverse regions of the world refugees [...] View event
Menu Specials Frank's Bar 19/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
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Frank’s Bar, Norwich Come along to Frank's Bar during refugee week to sample some Refugee Week inspired menu specials and to learn more about the diverse regions of [...] View event
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Long Journey Home 19/06/2018 - 26/06/2018
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Artcore, Derby Derbyshire As part of Refugee Week we invite you to join us for the launch of Long Journey Home on Tuesday 19th June 10am-4.30pm at Artcore. A group [...] View event
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Art For Action UPROOTED Exhibition 19/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 6:30 pm
St Aldates Church, Oxford Oxfordshire Art For Actions UPROOTED exhibition. Showcasing Rose Illingworth's compassionate portrait paintings, the founder of Art For Action. Two refugee photographers, Abdulazez Dukhan from Syria and [...] View event
My dream?: Refugee Week Art Exhibition 19/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Capital of Cycling, Bradford West Yorkshire My dream? is an all-age, mixed media art exhibition, with work from schools, art students, and established artists, including asylum seekers and refugees.  There will [...] View event
The Croydon Avengers 19/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
11:00 am - 11:50 am
Ovalhouse, London Regina Rump is on the rampage! A trio of masked and hijab-wearing vigilantes send Croydon’s crime rate plummeting. They’ve run away from their war-torn homes [...] View event
Migration Matters Festival Opening Party 19/06/2018 - 20/06/2018
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Theatre Deli Sheffield, Sheffield Migration Matters Festival 2018 is here! Kicking off with a burst of energy, rhythm, food and vibrant company, our opening party is the place to [...] View event
The Croydon Avengers 19/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Ovalhouse, London The Croydon Avengers By Maya Productions Regina Rump is on the rampage! A trio of masked and hijab-wearing vigilantes send Croydon’s crime rate plummeting. They’ve [...] View event
Creative & Positive Responses to the Refugee Crisis 20/06/2018
12:00 am
Second Home Holland Park, London England A panel discussion celebrating the artists, performers and charity groups who have responded with positivity and creativity to the heart-breaking realities of the Refugee crisis [...] View event
Film Screening and Director Q&A Calais Children: A Case to Answer 20/06/2018
2:30 am - 4:00 am
Yorkshire Museum, York North Yorkshire Why did the UK leave nearly 2000 children in the Calais Jungle as it burnt when many had a legal right to be in the [...] View event
Refugee Stories: Changing the Narrative 20/06/2018
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Heythrop College, London Refugee Stories: Changing the Narrative (Day Conference at Heythrop College, University of London) Speakers Include: Sarah Teather (Director of Jesuit Refugee Service UK) Professor David Herd [...] View event
''Boost Your Confidence'' Radio training 20/06/2018
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Leeds Refugee Forum, Leeds View event
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A Chapter in my life 20/06/2018 - 04/07/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Huguenot Museum, Rochester We have partnered with Kent Refugee Action Network to create a series of prints in response to a chapter in our lives. Through the exploration [...] View event
ARTconnects Empowering Communities Workshop 20/06/2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ort Gallery, Birmingham West Mindlands A creative workshop led by international artist and activist Salma Zulfiqar. Using art, conversation and networking to connect people from diverse backgrounds through creative expression. This [...] View event
Diocese of Exeter Community Sponsorship Event 20/06/2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Old Deanery, Exeter View event
Foodhall Workshops: The Open Journal, Gardening & Wellbeing Work 20/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Foodhall, Sheffield Foodhall is a place for humans to be equal. It is a place for everyone to share food, drink, company, skills and time together, all [...] View event
International Flavours 20/06/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
St Stephen’s Church, Norwich Join us and get a taste of cakes from all around the world! Here you can find out more about the work we do at [...] View event
Layers - An exhibition of stories 20/06/2018 - 21/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham VISUAL ARTS – Visit this two-day exhibition which features artwork created in partnership with local organisations and projects. The exhibition featuring mixed media and poetry [...] View event
Refugee Crisis: Challenges and Opportunities in Creative Practice Research 20/06/2018
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Recital Hall, Helmore Building, East Road Cambridge Keynote: Steve Waters - UK Playwright & acclaimed author of The Play About Calais This networking event aims to open up a dialogue between creative [...] View event
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Rejimi Guzo Open Day 20/06/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
TREC, Leicester Leicestershire View event
RETAS Tea Party and Quiz from Around the World 20/06/2018
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
RETAS, Leeds Come and join us at RETAS as we enjoy coffee, tea and cake from around the world. Put your knowledge of countries and cultures to [...] View event
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Wellbeing Event 20/06/2018
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dundas Shopping Centre, Middlesbrough Welfare advice, yoga and tai chi sessions, info about healthy eating and lots more - come and join us to find out about services that [...] View event
Writing For Pleasure Workshop with Becky Cullen 20/06/2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Writer’s Studio, Nottingham CREATIVE WRITING This interactive workshop is designed to get people writing – and maybe keep writing. Exploring words together, you will have the chance to [...] View event
About Refuge Coffee morning 20/06/2018
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Crai Village hall, Crai Powys coffee morning with discussion  about the need for refuge and welcome View event
Bridging the Protection Gap. Workshop by DEWA Project 20/06/2018
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Adelphi Suite,Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Protection Gap Advocates return to Migration Matters Festival where the the regional Protection Gap campaign calling for women and girls seeking asylum to be treated [...] View event
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Doncaster’s Migration Stories 20/06/2018
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery, Doncaster Join us as we celebrate the 20th Refugee Week. Includes:  A Conversation Café: Have a conversation with someone new over a cup of tea Pick [...] View event
International Flavours 20/06/2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sanctuary Coffee Stop, Norwich Try learning a non-European language at our taster session - please sign up by contacting The Sanctuary Coffee Stop will be serving international food [...] View event
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Manifestations with Karmand Tahsin, Kalindi & Annie Mays 20/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Theatre Deli Sheffield, Sheffield Manifestations will be a live art installation running across Refugee Weekfeaturing 3 artists from three different cultures. Their work across the week will reflect their cultural [...] View event
Shared Reading - Didn't we have a lovely time 20/06/2018
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Belfast Central Library, Belfast Shared reading event for adults who want to improve their reading skills. A short story of a refugee boy and how his visit to a [...] View event
Art Curator's Talk - Varvara Shavrova 20/06/2018
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
York Art Gallery, York North Yorkshire On 20 June, Varvara Shavrova will give an introduction to ‘The Sea is the Limit’ as part of Refugee Week 2018. The Sea is the [...] View event
A tour of Leeds Central Library 20/06/2018
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Leeds Central Library, Leeds A tour of Central Library to let people know about the resources and services that are available in the building View event
British Red Cross Refugee Week Party 20/06/2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Green Back Yard, Peterborough Cambs British Red Cross Refugee Project in Peterborough invite you to celebrate Refugee Week with them at a party at the Green Back Yard. Come and [...] View event
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The New Babylonians 20/06/2018 - 25/06/2018
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ONCA Gallery Brighton, Brigthon East Sussex In the exhibition The New Babylonian Gil Mualem-Doron presents several socially engaged art projects, some of which were exhibited previously at the Tate Modern, Liverpool [...] View event
V&A Lunchtime Lecture 20/06/2018
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Hochhauser Auditorium, V&A, London As the scale of displacement around the world grows to levels not seen since the 1940s, how are artists responding to the challenges of representation, [...] View event
Creative Writing - Different past, shared future. 20/06/2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Belfast Central Library, Belfast Join the creative writing group to celebrate 20 years of refugee week. Adult event. Booking essential. View event
I am Mehdi Ahmadi 20/06/2018
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Kardomah 94, Hull I am Mehdi Ahmadi tells the moving story of a refugee’s jouney to find sanctuary in Hull. View event
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Open Afternoon 20/06/2018
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Trinity Centre, Cardiff On Wednesday 20th June 2:00pm - 4:30pm we will be hosting an open afternoon to welcome the local community and beyond to learn about the [...] View event
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Film Screening: Calais Children: A Case to Answer 20/06/2018
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Yorkshire Museum, York Why did the UK leave nearly 2000 children in the Calais Jungle as it burnt… when many had a legal right to be in the [...] View event
Breaking Borders 20/06/2018
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Etcetera Theatre, Camden, London Seven London actors from different cultural backgrounds come together to perform three short plays that explore the struggles of refugees. Join us for a night [...] View event
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These Walls Must Fall. Workshop by Right to Remain 20/06/2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Theatre Deli, Sheffield South Yorkshire These Walls Must Fall is an initiative to raise awareness of, challenge and ultimately bring an end to the UK’s immigration detention system. People are [...] View event
Rainbow Access and Social Project 20/06/2018
3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
The Vine Community Centre, Nottingham SOCIAL During Refugee Week, the Rainbow project is hosting a celebration for asylum seekers and refugees, as part of its Access project. There will be [...] View event
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Here to Play: Forced Migrants, Music and Belonging 20/06/2018
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Bournemouth University, Bournemouth Dorset Showcasing the ‘Here to Play’ project, join us for an event celebrating the co-creation of a sense of place and belonging in the UK for [...] View event
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Kadialy Kouyate at Ikon Gallery & Slow Boat 20/06/2018
4:00 pm - 8:45 pm
IKON Gallery, Birmingham West Midlands Meet the Artists (4-6pm - Slow Boat) Kadialy Kouyate - 5.30 - 6pm - Slow Boat / 8-8.40pm -Yorks Cafe - Ikon Slow Boat, Brewmaster [...] View event
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Refugees And Migrants Photo Exhibition 20/06/2018
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tilbury Red Cross Hall, Tilbury Essex An exhibition of photography which showcases the talents and perceptions of Tilbury’s Refugee and Migrant Women’s Group. The exhibition is formed through several unique themes [...] View event
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Barbara Harrell-Bond: A life not ordinary | Film screening 20/06/2018
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford, Oxford Director: Enrico Falzetti Written by Katarzyna Grabska and Enrico Falzetti Produced by Katarzyna Grabska in collaboration with AMERA Int. Documentary: 58 min Trailer: Through [...] View event
CYN Eid Celebration 20/06/2018
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Station, Bristol Bristol BRR will have a presence at the Creative Youth Network’s Eid celebration, down at the Station where they run their great Welcome Wednesday sessions to encourage unaccompanied [...] View event
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World Refugee Day Community Event 20/06/2018
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Eccleston Library, St.Helens Merseyside For World Refugee Day we warmly invite you to Eccleston library for a panel discussion chaired by Vanessa Altin author of The Pomegranate Tree, alongside [...] View event
Women's Worlds at the Crossroads 20/06/2018
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Somerville College, University of Oxford, Oxford The Principal of Somerville College (University of Oxford), Jan Royall, will be hosting a panel discussion about the  experiences of women who are refugees in [...] View event
Documenting Refugees 20/06/2018
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Birkbeck Cinema, London How can we provide platforms for refugee voices? Are mainstream representations of refugees changing? What responsibilities do journalists and documentary makers have to their subjects? [...] View event
Migration Matters: Homelands 20/06/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Showroom Cinema, Sheffield South Yorkshire Dir: Jaha Browne, Tara Manandhar / 2017 / UK / 72 mins / Documentary Homelands is the culmination of a year-long project in which four [...] View event
Refugees as Re-Builders™ Training Programme Launch at the House of Commons 20/06/2018
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
House of Commons Committee Room 10, London To mark World Refugee Day, Initiatives of Change is launching the Refugees as Re-Builders™ training course, hosted by Tom Brake MP, at the House of [...] View event
See me, hear me, believe me: the lives of refugee women in Liverpool 20/06/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Black-E, Liverpool Merseyside Join us on World Refugee Day for a creative exploration of the lives of refugee women. A night filled with singing, poetry and art that [...] View event
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Share Your Story: Where Do We Belong 20/06/2018
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Scandinavian Coffee Pod, Cheltenham Gloucestershire An open evening of sharing stories about 'belonging'. Some of our volunteers and resettled families will be speaking of their experiences, in a warm and [...] View event
The Castaways by White Tree Theatre 20/06/2018
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
The Montgomery, Sheffield In the not too distant future, flooding and coastal erosion have ravaged many parts of the UK, and scores of towns and cities have been [...] View event
‘When The Nest Falls’ - Performance by Esna Su at Sarabande Foundation 20/06/2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Sarabande: The Lee Alexander McQueen Foundation, London County (optional) Sarabande Foundation presents 'When The Nest Falls' by artist-in-residence, Esna Su. Su grew up close to the Syrian border in Turkey. Her practice has been greatly [...] View event
Doughty Street Chambers and Counterpoint Arts presents: Refugee Readings 20/06/2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Doughty Street Chambers, London Doughty Street Chambers and Counterpoint Arts presents: Refugee Readings An evening to celebrate the creativity and diversity of refugee voices on World Refugee Day 2018 [...] View event
On Call 20/06/2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
French Institute, London uk In a walk-in healthcare centre in the outskirts of Paris, doctors try to mend sick, beaten, traumatised refugees, who are way more than statistics for [...] View event
Screening of Ai Wei Wei's film, 'Human Flow' 20/06/2018
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Lexi Cinema, LONDON Select a state Over a 3 year period artist Ai Wei Wei filmed the 'human flow', the movement of masses of people who are displaced from their own [...] View event
Shatila Stories Launch at Gower Street Waterstones 20/06/2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Waterstones London, 82 Gower Street London Join us for the launch of Peirene Now! No. 3 Shatila Stories, a collaborative novel by nine Syrian and Palestinian refugee writers, translated from the [...] View event
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Suspended – Launch Night 20/06/2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Leicester Cathedral, Leicester Mohammed Yahya, a Mozambican-born rapper and spoken word artist, will perform his unique brand of soulful and compassionate lyricism with energy and emotion to mark  the [...] View event
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Great Street Feast 2018 20/06/2018
6:45 pm - 10:30 pm
BAFTA, London Join us for a world-class evening of gourmet street food and entertainment in support of Freedom from Torture! We are delighted to announce the Great [...] View event
20 Acts of Kindness: An Evening of theatre, film, art & music 20/06/2018
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Gulbenkian, University of Kent, Canterbury Kent View event
A Radical Welcome 20/06/2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Octagon Unitarian Church, Norwich Come along for an evening of music, readings and reflection. All proceeds will be going to the participating charities. View event
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Human Flow film screening 20/06/2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Global Justice Now, London View event
Play for Progress presents: Rookes Workshop & Performance 20/06/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Poplar Union, London Join Play for Progress for a workshop and performance from indie-pop musician Rookes. Rookes will demystify the world of music looping from the ground up before [...] View event
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Refugee Week Pub Quiz Fundraiser 20/06/2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Star of Kings, London oin us on Wednesday 20th June in aid of Refugee Week 2018 with a midweek pub quiz fundraiser to support the Islington Centre for Refugees [...] View event
Simple Acts of Kindness 20/06/2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Gulbenkian, University of Kent, Canterbury An evening of theatre, film, art, food and music to celebrate Refugee Week 2018 in partnership with Kent Refugee Action Network and East Kent City [...] View event
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The Other by Gael Le Cornec 20/06/2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Theatre Deli Sheffield, Sheffield Unicef estimates 30 million children are fleeing brutal violence, extreme poverty or both today. Like the others, one night, young Mana from the Redyellow planet, [...] View event
VOX by SONA 20/06/2018
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
DINA Venue, Sheffield Singing forms part of the everyday experience of all cultures echoing common themes of love, life and loss. VOX explores the music traditions that reflect [...] View event
Adelphi Club 20/06/2018
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
New Adelphi Club, Hull The famous New Adelphi Club, where many influential acts played on their way up, always provide a welcoming venue for a night of brilliant music [...] View event
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Crossing Borders 20/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Brighton Unitarian Church, Brighton In this programme of transcriptions Krassimira Jeliazkova (violin) and Elizabeth Mucha (piano) perform works by Walton, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Szymanowski - Paganini and Bernstein, works which have [...] View event
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Dear Home Office - Still Pending 20/06/2018
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Place Theatre, Bedford Bedfordshire Performed by 8 refugee and asylum seeking young men from Afghanistan, Eritrea, and Albania, this show positions their experiences centre stage. Kareem has settled in [...] View event
Film - The Other Side of Hope 20/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
RISC, Reading Berkshire By the acclaimed Finnish director:Aki Kaurismäki (Leningrad Cowboys Go America, Drifting Clouds, Le Havre) Winner Best Director, Silver Bear, Berlin Film Festival, 2017 Comedy-drama – the story [...] View event
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Film Night and Discussion - Eyes Of Exodus 20/06/2018
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Poly, Falmouth Cornwall "Eyes of Exodus" was filmed over four days during the Syrian migrant crisis in 2015 on the most remote island in Greece. It reveals an [...] View event
Norwich Amnesty Open Meeting 20/06/2018
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Charing Cross Centre, Norwich Come along to our monthly meeting. Mike Clemo the co-coordinator of the  of will be our guest speaker. He will discuss the work that the [...] View event
Syria2Chester 20/06/2018
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Mollington Village Hall, Chester View event
'A concert by Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou' Opera North 20/06/2018
7:45 pm - 10:00 pm
Howard Assembly Room, Leeds A limited number of free tickets are available for refugee and asylum seeker groups for this concert by the legendary orchestra from Benin. Booking is [...] View event
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Beyond Borders: Wine Tasting Evening 20/06/2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Theatre Deli Broadate, London, England Taste your way through the wines of Lebanon with an expert from Lebanese Fine Wines Ltd taking you on an exploration of different varietals and regions. Paired [...] View event
Fragments of a Journey - Dance Performance 20/06/2018
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Shakespeare’s Globe, London London An informal showing of two pieces of work in progress, both performed by refugees in the intimate, candlelit Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, on the theme of [...] View event
Simo Lagnawi Gig with support from Omar Baba 20/06/2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wedgewood Rooms, Portsmouth Join us for a special evening with Ambassador of Gnawa Culture in the UK, Simo Lagnawi. Simo endeavours to spread understanding of the sacred Gnawa [...] View event
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Hopeless by Leyla Josephine 20/06/2018
8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Theatre Deli Sheffield, Sheffield Award winning poet Leyla Josephine presents Hopeless. Through quick-fire poetry and dark comedy, Leyla asks whether we can really make a difference or, if in [...] View event
Above the Drowning Sea 20/06/2018
9:45 pm - 11:15 pm
BFI, London The fascinating story of a Chinese diplomat who saved the lives of many refugees from Nazi-occupied Europe. View event