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15/07/2019 - 10:58

Body, art and play as a means of psycho-social transformation

Reception. The organisation Accem has created a weekly session for women refugees and asylum seekers on the Nausica programme, as well as others, to share experiences, express themselves and strengthen bonds of mutual support.

26/06/2019 - 19:07

Cepaim. Twenty-five years providing support for migrants

Reception. We attended the anniversary celebration by this foundation, whose work revolves around respect, social cohesion and harmony.

26/06/2019 - 18:01

“The allure of refuge cities doesn’t exist”

Interview. We spoke to Lorena González, a councillor on Seattle City Council (USA), a focus of resistance to Trump’s policies on migration.

20/06/2019 - 08:19

Refugees and the right to migrate

Refuge. Migration and reception policies in many countries are not in line with frameworks established by different international conventions.

19/06/2019 - 18:08

“We share more with refugees than we often realise”

Awareness. The message of this year’s celebration for World Refugee Day was that we are all local residents in our cities and that we share more with refugees than we realise.

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19/06/2019 - 17:40

[Rec]fugiades. Youngsters, camera, action

Awareness. Schools students from the Col·legi Mare de Déu dels Àngels display the result of [Rec]fugiades, a project they’ve been working on during the school year to give visibility to refugees.

03/06/2019 - 14:39

Grand celebration of refuge, next to the Besòs river

Awareness. We’re celebrating World Refugee Day on 16 June, a family day to stand up for and celebrate that we are and will continue to be a welcoming city.

03/06/2019 - 13:21

The city marks World Refugee Day throughout June

Awareness. The opera ‘La Maternitat d’Elna’ and the concert ‘Mars d’acollida?’ are two of the activities programmed over the coming weeks to stand up for the right to refuge.

03/06/2019 - 12:03

“Stay strong, have hope”

Interview. We spoke to Methkal Khalawi, poet, programmer, Syrian refugee and protagonist of the campaign video for World Refugee Day.

24/05/2019 - 09:32

Comic art students illustrate the poster for World Refugee Day

Refuge. The communication campaign will be using various pieces by students from the Escola Joso, a centre teaching comic and visual arts and which has worked on the topic of refuge on other occasions.

20/05/2019 - 10:57

From Morocco to Barcelona, LGBTI resistance and asylum

Refuge. A documentary by ‘La Directa’ shows the stigmatisation of LGBTI Moroccans in their country of origin and during their search for asylum.

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