Thanks to Red Cross

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Many thanks to Red Cross for inviting Together We Grow to have a stall at the Hate and Crime Awareness event. Red Cross is doing a lot of supporting work with asylum seekers and refugees and we appreciate working with Red Cross. Apart from stalls, there were workshops, talks, children activities, food and musical entertainment […]

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For Mhe'

One of our refugees used to be a successful tailor in Syria. Today he got an industrial sewing machine (pictured) – and a bed – from Reuse in Littleborough. Good we can help making such connections. We have taking another family to the Reuse shop for them to take what they need. We were given […]

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Thanks

Many thanks to the unknown person who dated £200 to our project via our Localgiving.com page. Also thanks to the two people who sent us £10 and £50 by cheques and to everyone who pay monthly via Localgiving.com. We appreciate donations from the public not only because it shows support for our project but also […]

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Refugee status to climate refugees?

Why climate migrants do not have refugee status A “The Economist explains” article delves into the thorny issue of why climate migrants have not been given official “refugee” status under international law. “On the surface, the problem is bureaucratic,’ the Economist says. “Environmental migrants are not covered by the 1951 Geneva Convention Relating to the […]

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