Refugee Week 2018 events in Brighton by Euro-Mernet

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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 training on community media, community arts, cultural heritage, youth empowerment, gender equality and social justice across the Euro-Mediterranean countries.

All Euro-Mernet events are free. All welcome

Event Title: Exhibition: "Hidden Treasures of Refugee Heritage"
Date: Saturday, 16th June - Monday 24th June
Time:10:00 - 17:00 daily
Venue: Jubilee Library Jubilee Street, Brighton BN1 1GE
Event description: Photos & artwork will be hanged/hidden in various parts of the library & visitors will use the map and follow the trail. + Refugee photos from our friends at Cidis in Naples, Italy.
Further info: info@euromernet.org and daily updates on: www.facebook.com/euromernet

Event Title: Annual Refugee Week evening social event + panel: "Hostile Environment: Acts, Actors, Actions"
Date: Monday, 18th June
Time: 18:30 - 21:30
Venue: Community Base, 113 Queens Rd Brighton, BN1 3XG
Event description: Panel discussion with guest panellists (Elaine Ortiz, Jacob B., Madeleine Dickens), poetry reading, music, Mediterranean food, arts and photo exhibition, short films, free publications to take away. Live photo posting on social media.
Further info: info@euromernet.org and daily updates on: www.facebook.com/euromernet

Event Title: Euro-Mernet Film Club - Refugee Week Special: "Human Flow" - a film by Ai Weiwei
Date: Tuesday, 19th June
Time: 18:00 - 20:00
Venue: Cowley Club, 12 London Road, Brighton, BN1 4J
Event description: Screening of this documentary on human migration, followed by talks & poetry. Intro on Refugee Day (20 June). Free publications to take away. Live photo posting on social media.
Further info: info@euromernet.org and daily updates on: www.facebook.com/euromernet

Event Title: Refugee Day: Red Umbrella Parade
Joint action by Euro-Mernet & No Hate Speech Movement (NHSM) UK
Date: Wednesday, 20th June
Time: 13:00 - 15:00
Venue: Churchill Square, Russell Place, Brighton, BN1 2RG
Event description: Activists' Parade to mark the Refugee Day. Info stall, free publications to take away. Live photo posting on social media.
Further info: info@euromernet.org and daily updates on: www.facebook.com/euromernet

Event Title: Radio Euro-Mernet Refugee Week Special
Date: Thursday, 21st June
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Venue: BHCR Studio, The Brighthelm Centre, North Road, Brighton, BN1 1YD
Event Description: Exclusive two hour show on Refugee Week, with studio guests commenting on the Refugee Week activities, with songs for and by refugees.
Live on Brighton and Hove Community Radio: www.bhcr.org.uk
To be archived on: www.mixcloud.com/radioeuromernet
Further info: info@euromernet.org and daily updates on: www.facebook.com/euromernet

Event Title: Euro-Mernet Poetry Club: Refugee Week Special
Date: Friday, 22nd June
Time: 13:00 - 15:00
Venue: New Road, Brighton, BN1 1UF
Event description: Poetry reading on New Road by community poets, with community musicians playing in the background. Also info stall, free publications to take away. Live photo posting on social media.
Further info: info@euromernet.org and daily updates on: www.facebook.com/euromernet

Event Title: Human Chain against Hate Speech
Date: Saturday, 23rd June
Time: 12:00 - 15:00
Venue: New Road, Brighton, BN1 1UF
Event description: Parade/chain + live exchange of false and correct narratives. Joint action by Euro-Mernet & No Hate Speech Movement (NHSM) UK. With performances of counter-narratives against examples of hate speech and false narratives targeting the refugees. A group of 20 people will line up in two rows, facing each other. 10 persons on one line will recite the stereotypical and unfounded narratives against the refugees, and then 10 people on the other line will respond with the myth-busting, hate-wiping alternative narratives. Free publications to take away. Live photo posting on social media.
Further info: info@euromernet.org and daily updates on: www.facebook.com/euromernet

Event Title: Euro-Mernet Cultural Heritage Club + Poetry Club
Date: Sunday, 24th June
Time: 12:00 - 15:00
Venue: Brighton Dome and Brighton Museum, Church Street, Brighton, BN1 1UE
Event description: Exhibition of photos, poetry and artwork by refugees in and from Euro-Mediterranean region. Free publications to take away. Live photo posting on social media.
Further info: info@euromernet.org and daily updates on: www.facebook.com/euromernet

Date 16/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
Time 12:00 am
Venue Euro-Mernet
New Road
Brighton
BN1 1UF

Organiser
Category Arts and Culture
Price Free