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Grenfell Tower Tragedy

This morning I woke up again to devastating news. Another absolute tragedy on my doorstep that everyone was talking about. More terror in London…

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Our Voice Is In Our Vote

Whether it’s Jeremy or Theresa…whoever wins tomorrow…we should all be happy. …We are SO LUCKY to be able to vote at all. We might…

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London Attack Peace Vigil

I felt proud tonight. Proud of the strength and unity shown at the peace vigil after the attacks at London Bridge on Saturday. Proud…

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A Better Future

Guys, remember Awad? Our amazing Sudanese friend who we met in the Calais Jungle, and recently made it to the UK? Today, he shared…

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Refugee Week 2017

We’ve got an important date for your diaries! June 20th is World Refugee Day, and the whole week from the 19th-25th is Refugee Week….

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Brothers by Danny Lowe

“From the England flag embroidered onto a pair of tracksuit bottoms, to a plastic cross around a neck, the subtle indications of hope shone…

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Meet Leigh

Guys, I want to introduce you to Leigh. Leigh is an absolute superstar, and has so kindly decided to run this year’s London Marathon…

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Ready, Steady, Knit!

Calling all knitters! If you’re handy with a pair of needles, we’ve got the perfect way for you utilise your skills and do something…

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London

London London London London. London. Paris. New York. Milan… Sudan. Syria. Afghanistan. Iraq. Iran. Eritrea. This is my adopted brother…a refugee from Eritrea, on…

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Remember Awad?

Remember Awad? I wrote about him here. He’s been a long-standing friend of ours living in the Calais Jungle since we first started working…

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Students and Graduates

Calling all students and new graduates… Our awesome friends at Cause2Create have partnered with Young Creative Council and Creative Conscience to offer you the…

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#DUBSNOW

We recently told you guys about the Government’s heartbreaking decision to backtrack on David Cameron’s promise to take 3,000 unaccompanied child refugees to safety…

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You Deserve This

Sometimes amongst the clouds comes a ray of sunshine. Awad has always been that for me, and many others too. We met in the…

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Dear Mr Trump

Dear Mr. Trump, This is not what greatness looks like. The world rejects your fear, hate-mongering, and bigotry. We reject your support for torture,…

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Still A Child

My foster brother arrived in the UK, alone, when he was 14. He was skinny and nervous, small and shy…but the journey he had…

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Strangers by Aeve Ribbons

This place is strange to me. It might sound clichéd but every single day my eyes and brain are battered, Beaten by sights and…

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Gratitude

Last Christmas I cried all day. I had been working in Calais for 6 months by then and my life had changed a lot….

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Fundraising

One of the best ways for you guys to get involved and know that you’re having an impact on this crisis is to FUNDRAISE!…

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JOIN US AT CAUSE2CREATE

The most awesome event is coming up on Saturday, and we want to see you there! Our great pals at Cause2Create have pulled together…

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Sarah

Just over a year ago…we spent some time in the Jungle with a beautiful producer called Sarah. She came to me out of nowhere,…

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Damascus

“When I moved to London I started teaching Arabic. I’ve been doing this to fill my free time integrating with the British people, and…

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Worlds Apart

I’m on the way home from the world’s biggest banking conference today, where I gave a breakfast talk in a bid to wake up…

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One Love For All

Just a few weeks after the police in Calais confiscated food and water from the refugees in the Jungle… Nils, Dan and I found…

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Eyob

“I met Jaz in the Jungle one year ago. We made friends and talked a lot. When I arrived in the UK, she was…

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Help Hamed

I can’t believe it. We reached 10,000 signatures to try and stop the deportation of Hamed on Thursday. The petition will be going to…

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Elie Wiesel

Holocaust Surviver and Nobel Peace Prize winner Elie Wiesel has died. He was famous for his writing about life as a teenager in Nazi…

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Glastonbury

Me and Nils are just back from Glastonbury festival! This first picture shows us there last year on the left and this year on…

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