Saturday 23rd June 2018 12.00 - 18.00 at Trafalgar Square, London
A special Refugee Week programme for the London Mayor's Eid Festival in Trafalgar Square.
Sunday 24th June 2018 12.00 - 18.00
Come to the Museum for a day of performances, films and workshops to celebrate Refugee Week.
Rafiki Jazz – Celebrating Refugee Week 2017
Friday 23rd June 2017 12.00 - 18.00 at Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Rd, London E1 6LA
Long term collaborators Rafiki Jazz launch their new album at Rich Mix. The event includes live music and a panel, linked to Refugee Week and the theme of 'Our Shared Future'.
Saturday 24th June 2017 12.00 - 18.00 at The Clore Ballroom, Level 2, Royal Festival Hall
Join us and our partners at Southbank Centre for a day of all kinds of creative, fun and engaging activities in response to this year's Refugee Week's theme 'Our Shared Future'.
Our Shared Future – Refugee Week
Sunday 18th June 2017 12.00 - 18.00 at Mandela Terrace, Level 2, outside Royal Festival Hall
For the third year running Refugee Week 2017 is launched in London in partnership with Southbank Centre. The music programme is part of Southbank Centre's Meltdown Festival 2017, curated by M.I.A.
Thursday 6th October 2016 12.00 - 18.00
As part of our first Arts and Social Change Retreat in Dartington, we join with Dartington Hall Trust to co-produce a programme featuring the internationally acclaimed, Devon-based poetry star Alice Oswald; Kayo Chingonyi, a passionate new voice in UK poetry scene; the virtuoso Syrian kanun player and composer, Maya Youssef, and more.
Saturday 2nd July 2016 12.00 - 18.00 at Turner Contemporary, Margate
A new exhibition developed by Platforma South East network will launch with a Showcase Event on 2 July based on the Refugee Week 2016 theme ‘Welcome’. The show will bring together work created by, with and about refugees and migrants from marginalised communities.
Friday 24th June 2016 12.00 - 18.00 at Rich Mix London
Logic, one of the UK's leading voices in political hip hop, will be heading up the first of two special Refugee Week evenings featuring artists and activists calling for action and awareness for refugees in the UK, Europe, the Middle East and beyond.
Platforma Jam at the Arcola
Saturday 16th January 2016 12.00 - 18.00
Platforma presents a free performance in support of Nine Lives at Arcola Theatre. Five friends from four continents bring you songs, sounds and spoken word from Ethiopia, Palestine and beyond. Featuring Haymanot Tesfa, Leila Seguin, Duncan Mortimer, EbsilBaz, Emily Zaraa.
Mbira Kuwirirana at Arcola Theatre
Saturday 23rd January 2016 12.00 - 18.00
Platforma presents a free performance by the brilliant Mbira Kuwirirana in support of Nine Lives at Arcola Theatre. Mbira Kuwirirana is a trio of mbira players based in the UK. The name of the group can be loosely translated to “mbira is friendship”.