Birmingham – a City of Sanctuary since 2015.
The Birmingham City of Sanctuary group is part of a national network building a culture of hospitality and welcome. We support and link with a wide range of projects supporting refugees and asylum seekers.
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Together With Refugees features Birmingham in its Valentine’s Day Action report
We received a lovely e-mail from Together With Refugees thanking us for our participation in their Valentine's Day Action. You can see their report here.
Schools of Sanctuary internationally recognised as best practice!
We have dozens of schools in our local Schools of Sanctuary network, and are part of a national network of almost 800 schools across the country with or working towards the Sanctuary Award.
Birmingham has its first Theatre of Sanctuary
City of Sanctuary UK has recognised the Birmingham Rep for its commitment to offering a place of safety for sanctuary seekers. At an event at the Rep on 21st July, Birmingham City of Sanctuary Chair David Brown presented the Award…