Posts Tagged “stories”

28 Tales for 28 Days

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28 Tales for 28 Days

The UK is the only country in Europe that detains people indefinitely. 28 Tales for 28 Days is an initiative from Refugee Tales to help generate a conversation around a call for an end to the UK’s policy of indefinite detention. Each day, for 28 days, the story of someone who has experienced detention is…

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Lost Family Portraits

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Lost Family Portraits

Lost Family Portraits is a collaboration between Catholic development agency CAFOD, creative agency M&C Saatchi and photographer Dario Mitidieri. Captured in the Lebanese Bekaa Valley refugee camp, the photographs of families reflect their ‘lost’ loved ones, symbolised by empty chairs and unfilled arms. In this example, 44 year old Khawle explains that she travelled from…

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Journeying Together: Challenges Facing the Migrant Today

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Journeying Together: Challenges Facing the Migrant Today

Back in February 2014, the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Councils for Immigrants and Emigrants hosted a conference in Dublin looking at Journeying Together: Challenges Facing the Migrant Today. The full speeches are available on the Irish Council of Churches / Irish Inter-Church Meeting website. Archbishop Diarmuid Martin, Archbishop of Dublin and Vice President of the Irish…

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