October 22, 2016
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Cosmic Ceilidh to support the Refugee Survival Trust!

Come along to the Ceilidh Collective‘s Cosmic Ceilidh on Saturday 19 November 2016 in the Wash House in Portobello! Proceeds from the ceilidh will be split between the Edinburgh Sick Kids and the Refugee Survival Trust. Buy your tickets now!

October 17, 2016
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There to Here: An evening of music and poetry for RST

There to Here Thursday 10 November 7.30pm to 9pm Lauriston Hall, 28 Lauriston St, Edinburgh, EH3 9DJ We have a great selection of poets, musicians and singers joining us for our There to Here event on Thursday 10th November in Lauriston … Continue reading

September 13, 2016
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Solidarity with Refugees – Edinburgh

RST members and supporters will be joining other organisations to stand in solidarity with refugees this Saturday in Edinburgh – come along if you’re free! Saturday 17th September 2pm – 5pm, Scottish Parliament, Holyrood To coincide with the London “Solidarity … Continue reading

August 21, 2016
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A Night at Edinburgh’s Festival of Politics: Scottish Solutions to the Refugee Crisis

This is a guest post by Katharine T. Weatherhead The opening night of Edinburgh’s Festival of Politics on 18 August 2016 saw prominent politicians and organisations come together at the Scottish Parliament to discuss ‘Scottish Solutions to the Refugee Crisis’. … Continue reading

August 12, 2016
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Top 5 Fringe shows on refugees, race and religion

Guest post by Jill Stevens Refugees, race and religion: five Edinburgh Fringe Festival shows handpicked especially for you. Follow the stories of an Eritrean man in the Calais jungle, Young Mana as she escapes from Red-Yellow planet, two men in … Continue reading

August 5, 2016
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Pop-up poetry event

Join RST volunteers this Saturday 6th August for a pop-up poetry event in Princes Street Gardens in Edinburgh. Drop in to the Robert Louis Stevenson grove in Princes St Gardens between 2 and 4 pm (near the big fountain) to … Continue reading

June 3, 2016
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Refugee Week events: Reflecting on the integration of refugees and East Lothian guided walk.

As part of the upcoming Refugee Week (20-26 June) we have two Refugee Survival Trust events coming up over on the East coast. On  Saturday 18th June head along to the Laurieston Centre in Edinburgh for our debate, “A new beginning: Reflecting on … Continue reading