Come and join us for a wonderful week of events celebrating the contribution of refugees to our society.
A welcome is offered to everyone to come and join in these events that are free to all, whether outdoor events or those facilitated during the week at various venues.
- Saturday 16 June: Refugee Week launch event - Plymouth Hope Festival and Family Fun Day
- Sunday 17 June: Calstock Trip and Fun Day
- Monday 18 June: University of Plymouth - Access to Higher Education for Refugees (information on access to higher education, research and other work the University is doing)
- Tuesday 19 June: Enterprising in Plymouth - Challenges and Opportunities (organised by the University's Futures Entrepreneurship Centre and Diversity Business Incubator, this workshop for refugees creatively explores responsible entrepreneurship and starting up small businesses)
- Wednesday 20 June: Red Cross Welcome Day
- Thursday 21 June: Devon and Cornwall Refugee Support Open Day
- Thursday 21 June: Fire station visit and tour
- Thursday 21 June: Community gardening and painting by Plymouth Refugee Communities Forum
- Thursday 21 June: Theatre production of The Shroud Maker by acclaimed playwright featuring Julia Tarnoky
- Friday 22 June: START (Students and Refugees Together) walk to Bovisand
- Friday 22 June: Cultural Kitchen 'Open House' - closing event of Refugee Week