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.
Reception. We attended the anniversary celebration by this foundation, whose work revolves around respect, social cohesion and harmony.
Interview. We spoke to Lorena González, a councillor on Seattle City Council (USA), a focus of resistance to Trump’s policies on migration.
Refuge. Migration and reception policies in many countries are not in line with frameworks established by different international conventions.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Interview. We spoke to Methkal Khalawi, poet, programmer, Syrian refugee and protagonist of the campaign video 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.
Refuge. A documentary by ‘La Directa’ shows the stigmatisation of LGBTI Moroccans in their country of origin and during their search for asylum.