JUNGLE NEWS

 NEWS FROM THE GROUND

December 4, 2017

Sahra was a long term volunteer with the Refugee Women's Centre from June to September, and continues to be a valuable part of the RWC team from the UK, helping to coordinate new volunteers.  She lives/studies in London and is in her las...

November 21, 2017

This week RWC Volunteer Nina De Cloet took the time to interview Doris a wonderful Belgian volunteer,  about her heart -and feet- warming sock washing system. Doris is in her early seventies and visits the jungle of Grande Synthe on a we...

November 10, 2017

Je suis assise près d’un feu de cheminée dans ma maison confortable, en train de regarder le soleil se coucher et je pense à ces hommes, ces femmes et ces enfants que j’ai rencontré la semaine dernière – des personnes comme moi, mais don...

July 16, 2017

Yesterday the Women's Centre team harnessed some positive energy and worked alongside residents of the Jungle to do a litter pick. They collected over 20 bags of rubbish, completing the job the authorities claimed they came to do two day...

June 23, 2017

Sue Cooper has volunteered several times in Northern France, initially with Help Refugees and now regularly supporting the Women's Center. Her background is in nursing and she worked for many years for Macmillan Cancer Support. She curre...

May 4, 2017

24 days on from the closure of the camp and the Dunkirk Jungle is growing. Volunteers on the ground are doing their best to adapt and try and address the bare minimum of human needs for survival as more families arrive back from CAOs (Ce...

April 14, 2017

We Urgently need a vehicle.  Help us get one asap!

Much like at Calais when the Jungle closed, the The Refugee Women’s Centre must adapt and adapt quickly.  The issue does not disappear, people just disperse. Help us to continue to suppor...

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RWC

The Refugee Women's Centre

is committed to supporting migrant women and children living without shelter in northern France.

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