November 12, 2018

This is the third and last part of a long piece. You can find the beginning of the story here.

Part 3 – Repercussions

We made lists, lots of lists. Lists of families, lists of people, names, ages, compositions, nationalities. We transfe...

November 11, 2018

This is the second part of a long piece. You can find the first part here.

Part 2 – Making us visible

Yes, we will go with you ask for our rights and for those of our children. Adrenaline started pumping into the team: we had never do...

November 10, 2018

Part 1 – Shelter

My name is Caroline. I am one of the co-founders of the Refugee Women’s Centre. And a few months ago, it hit me that I was part of the 1%. You know, the evil one percentile that we stood up against, during days and nigh...

July 6, 2018

Some things which are commonplace in Calais would never happen in Grande Synthe. This is the assumption with which we have been working for several years. Dismantlements happen in Calais to the point of becoming mundane. Whilst in Grande...

May 17, 2017

After being deprived of its freedom, an 8 month-old baby was placed in a temporary family, with the mother and father being currently locked up in separate though neighbouring buildings, both threatened with deportation to Afghanistan an...

April 16, 2017

Our supporters are fantastic ! This month is filled with fundraising events on behalf of the Women's Centre. In the midst of much destruction we are happy there is a little joy:

1- Want to make a move for refugees? Do so in music and...

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