migrants refugees

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Once upon upon a time in Iraq
BBC I Player -TV War from all perspectives involved 5 episodes

With unique personal archive from civilians and soldiers from both sides of the conflict, this series takes viewers closer to the realities of war and life under Isis than they have ever been before. 5 episodes War, insurgency, Fallujah, Saddam, Legacy A challenging and painful watch

Quaker Action Refugee Network
What you can do? read
Why do refugees want to come to the UK? video 2.06 mins
Quaker sanctuary meetings
Sanctuary cities in the USA
The history of one of the most prominent Sanctuary Cities San Francisco World service witness history
audio 9 mins
Build bridges not walls
video 2.19 mins
This is my home
video 4.44 mins
There is a river flowing in my heart woven gold London choir of refugees and asylum seekers
video audio 59 seconds
Quaker Asylum Refugee Network read
on line space for Migrant voices to come together monthly online zoom
It is imperative-being in everyone’s best interest-that the basic needs of all are met read

Refugee Reminiscence
If you were forced to leave your home for a new life in another country, what would you take with you?
audio 27.33 mins
Lives in transit
drama based on a true story themes of mistreatment from start
audio 44 mins
New creatives
voices of migration poetry music World Service
audio 5.53 mins
The refugee diaries BBC 3 video episode 1
video 11 mins
The refugee diaries BBC 3 episode 2
video 12 mins
The Refugee Diaries BBC three episode 3
video 13 mins
The Refugee Diaries BBC Three Episode 4
video 13 mins
Who is a migrant?
UNCHR Animation
2.27 mins
Who is a refugee?
UNCHR animation
3.07 mins
Who is an asylum seeker?
UNCHR animation
3.18 mins
Who is an Internally Displaced Person?
UNCHR animation
2.28 mins
Where do Refugees go?
UNCHR animation
2 mins
Where do refugees come from?
UNCHR animation
1.45 mins
Refugee rights
UNCHR animation
2.40 mins
Who are Stateless People?
UNCHR animation
2.12 mins
Causes of Statelessness
UNCHR animation
2.12 mins
Consequences of Statelessness
UNCHR animation
2.54 mins
Rights of Statelessness people
UNCHR animation
2.13 mins
Who helps stateless people?
UNCHR animation
1.53 mins
Statelessness – West Africa
UNCHR animation
3.15 mins
Gill Scott Heron
Did you hear what they said?
audio music 3.31 mins

The man who fell from the sky

In 2015, two men hid in the landing gear of a flight from Johannesburg to London. One fell to his death, the other survived. This timely film gets to the heart of this stranger-than-fiction story.

Channel 4 Documentary 1 hr TV

At the heart of our Quaker testimonies lie equality, peace, truth, justice and simplicity. The government’s latest immigration proposals challenge each of these values.

UK government’s New Plan for Immigration report uses the words ‘fair’ and ‘unfair’ twenty-three times. In reality, though, it roots inequality into the asylum system. It sets out to discriminate between ‘legal’ and ‘illegal’ routes into the UK even though the international 1951 Refugee Convention is incorporated into our domestic law.

This proposed distinction between routes to the UK is a jarring response to the death of a young man from Sudan, Abdulfatah Hamdallah, in the Channel last August; to the four Kurdish-Iranian people, including two children, who died when their boat sank in October – and 15-month-old baby Artin who was lost; to thousands of others trying to cross the Mediterranean who didn’t survive their hazardous journeys. How soon our promises to Alan Kurdi were broken...read more

upholding collective responsibility

Telling the story of us all
animation 9 mins
Suspended shows the story, through his own eyes and ears, of one man who had to flee Syria. It wanders through memories both traumatic and longingly fond. animation 16 mins