JUNGLE NEWS

 NEWS FROM THE GROUND

February 26, 2018

A new longterm volunteer at RWC reflects on her day with the hilarious Deborah Frances White of the The Guilty Feminist and making a podcast in the refugee distribution warehouse!!

February 15, 2018

Paddy  volunteered with the Refugee Women's Centre between the 27th of December 2017 and the 16th of January 2018. She shares with us a personal reflection of her time through descriptive creative writing piece, weaving the stories a...

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...

November 7, 2017

The police constantly patrol the wastelands and parks in Calais waking anyone they find, sometimes with a foot, a baton or a canister of tear gas, and moving them on ‘Allez, allez!’ ‘Degagez!’ They take any blankets or sleeping bags they...

August 16, 2017

The Refugee Women's Mobile Centre van has now been functioning on the ground for almost a month! We are happy to announce we have been able to offer women, children and families a touch of respite, running activities such as English less...

July 24, 2017

Thank you to all those who have been supporting us over the last months. The Women's Centre team are happy to announce that we had our first weekend with our mobile centre in Dunkirk!

It has been a group effort to get to this point but we...

June 29, 2017

Exciting news from Women's Centre! With your fantastic support and help from Donate 4 Refugees, the Women’s Centre has been able to purchase a van that will become our new Mobile Women’s Centre.

Thank you all for your support so far. It h...

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...

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