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What can I DO? Refugee Solidarity Activism

… in case you wondered what types of actions you could take
in a local, national, and international level,
in solidarity of refugees and migrants in the UK and across Europe …


 locally

Put pressure on Brighton and Hove city council to offer more accommodation to refugees and to demand that the government accepts more refugees in the UK. Continue reading What can I DO? Refugee Solidarity Activism

“Refugee crisis”: Awareness, analysis, action

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An evening of exchange and debate on the “refugee crisis”

Tuesday 18th October, 5.30pm – Sallis Benney theatre, University of Brighton

Confirmed roundtable speakers:

Marienna Pope-Weidemann, Independent journalist and volunteer

Gholam Khiabany, Senior Lecturer in Media and Communications, Goldsmiths

Richard Williams, Sanctuary on Sea

Marie-Bénédicte Dembour, Professor of Law and Anthropology, University of Brighton Continue reading “Refugee crisis”: Awareness, analysis, action

solidarity in Brighton

Here is a list to the groups working in solidarity with the migrants and refugees in UK and abroad

Brighton2Calais: organises convoys of essential supplies from Brighton to refugees in the camp in Calais.
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Brighton2Calais/

Brighton Migrant Solidarity: a grass-roots community and campaign group working to support migrants in Brighton and beyond.Brighton Migrant Solidarity run the Thousand41000 campaign which aims to recruit 1000 donators to each donate just £1 per month to provide secure rented accommodation for vulnerable migrants in the
Brighton and Hove area. They also run a Destitution Solidarity Fund and the Spare Room Network. Continue reading solidarity in Brighton