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Responding to the changing landscape for refugees

October 5, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

5 October 2019

Programme

09:30 Registration and refreshments

10:00 Panel and Questions: Perspectives on how the national landscape has changed recently and continues to change

  • Clara Della Croce, Senior Teaching Fellow at SOAS, and Associate Lecturer and Knowledge Exchange Fellow at Oxford Brookes University School of Law

  • Kathy Voss, Campaigns Manager, Refugee Council

11:15 Break – refreshments available

11:45 Panel and Questions: Perspectives on the local response to the changing landscape

  • Hadi Al Nuri, founder of the Syrian Community in Oxford and Oxfordshire SYRCOX

  • Naomi Winnifrith, Oxford City Council

  • Sarah Wahby & Sara Baba, Sanctuary Hosting

13:00 Lunch

13:45 Focused networking

14:15 Workshops

  • Working with volunteers     (Luci Ashbourne, Volunteer Coordinator, Asylum Welcome)

  • Campaigning                      (Kathy Voss, Campaigns Manager, Refugee Council)

  • Fundraising                         (Angela Cristofoli, Business Development        Officer, OCVA & Vanessa Faulkner, co-founder, Marlow Refugee Action)

  • Welcoming                          (Leslie Topp, secretary, Blackfriars Refugee Aid

                                                & Nuha Abdo, founder, Syrian Sisters)

  • Church action                     (CCOW team and partners)

15:30 Plenary

16:00 Close

Wesley Memorial Church
New Inn Hall Street, Oxford

Conference free. Lunch – suggested donation £5. Registration essential.
Organised by CCOW.

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Organizer

Christian Concern for One World

Venue

Wesley Memorial Methodist Church
New Inn Hall Street
Oxford, OX1 2DH United Kingdom
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Organizer

Christian Concern for One World

Venue

Wesley Memorial Methodist Church
New Inn Hall Street
Oxford, OX1 2DH United Kingdom
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