Our Development coordinator Mr. Amaf Yousef participated in training on Supporting Refugee Advocacy on 9th June, organised by the Lloyds Bank Foundation and Unbound Philanthropy. The training included techniques and factors to be considered by civil society organisations that are advocating for certain changes within the refugee support systems.
Our Development Coordinator participated in a panel on Risks and Challenges in Migration contexts: What will the new governance model need to address? And How? What will it look like? This was as part of the 6th Annual Seminar on Advancing Good Governance in International Development, held at Rhodes House, Oxford University on the 8th of June.
On 3 June, Syrians in Manchester Gorton, Manchester Withington, and Stretford and Urmston participated in a ‘Day of Action’ to get involved with their local election candidates. They visited their local candidates in their offices, asked them to sign up to the pledges in the Syria Manifesto, and volunteered with their candidates’ campaigns.