(12 Jun 2013) City of Sanctuary wishes to recruit a Regional Development Coordinator to work nationally as an assistant and support for the trustees and national coordinator. The post is half-time for one year, with the possibility of continuation if... read more (Job opportunity with City of Sanctuary) »
What’s happening around the country?
These are the latest stories from City of Sanctuary movements around the UK. We also have a full list of City of Sanctuary Groups and Movements.
(19 Jun) The Lord Mayor of Bristol is hosting a tea and cake for sanctuary seekers and supporters of city of sanctuary at Mansion House today, Wednesday 19th. The day is organised as part of celebrating refugee week , raise awareness about the... read more »
(4 Apr) Mayor of Bristol, George Ferguson re-iterated his and the City council’s commitment to the City of Sanctuary vision and to end destitution of vulnerable sanctuary seekers in the City at a meeting yesterday with members of the Bristol City... read more »
(24 May) The Bradford Sanctuary in Schools project, which is part of Bradford City of Sanctuary, has teamed up with Holy Kapow, to offer a Summer School. The Summer School has a booking for the first week of the holidays, at St Joseph’s... read more »
(10 Jun) Hundreds of Sheffielders crowded into the Peace Gardens at the weekend to show their support for all the different cultures living peacefully side by side in the city. The event was organised by One Sheffield Many Cultures in collaboration... read more »
(3 Jun) The Health Stream of the City of Sanctuary has organised an exciting conference “Sanctuary Seekers and Health Care. Tackling Inequalities in access and outcome”. This is being hosted by Bradford university on Friday the 20th... read more »
SUPPORTING WOMEN AT HIGHER RISK OF INFANT DEATH: Workshops to develop action with bereaved women in Bradford and Leeds
(17 May) You are warmly invited to attend a research workshop linked to the University of Leeds study ’Social Networks and Infant Mortality’. Infant mortality rates for African Caribbean, Pakistani and teenage mothers are much higher than in... read more »
(24 May) Bradford Sanctuary in Schools, which is part of Bradford City of Sanctuary, has teamed up with Holy Kapow to offer a Summer School. The Summer School has been booked for the first week of the holidays by St Joseph’s Catholic... read more »
(21 Jan) Three people travelled from Huddersfield to Manchester for the National Conference on Saturday 19th January. Fatou Sallah, an asylum seeker herself, described her work to support pregnant asylum seekers and new mums with children up to the... read more »