February 17, 2017
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Hello from a new volunteer

My name is Fadol I am from Sudan; I have interest in volunteer work and I did a lot of activity in South and West Sudan with Red Cross organization for 10 months, I studied agricultural engineering in Sudan and … Continue reading

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 19, 2016
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Unicef Children’s Champions network

One of RST’s volunteers, Sarah, reports from a meeting with Senior Campaign Advisor Kate Dentieth discussing ways of promoting Unicef’s new Children’s Champions network to campaign for refugee children. Unicef Children’s Champions network The aim is to lobby the government to … 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