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My Simple Act

We wrote a blog article about Refugee week and shared it on twitter and we created a poster to share using resources provided by Refugee Week


We believe that if everyone does at least one of these simple actions, we could make a big change to the way refugees are perceived in the UK.
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About the Simple Acts campaign

About Simple Acts

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See all of the Simple Acts

See all of the Simple Acts

From stuffing yourself with tasty grub to having a kick about - one of these actions is for you.

About Refugee Week

About Refugee Week

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Welcome to our website and thank you for choosing to do something simple to help refugees!

We hope you can find lots of ideas here for things to do this Refugee Week - 15th to 21st June 2015.

If you are attending an event organised for Refugee Week somewhere else in the UK please let us know via Visit a Refugee Week Event and describe what you saw and did.

One of the themes we are promoting this year is around how Refugees Contribute. If you have a story that you want to tell, a fact you know about how a refugee you know or even a famous refugee contributed (and there are lots of examples!) please let us know via My Simple Act, and include your personal stories about refugees who are your friends, family or neighbours contributing to your life.

When you do an action don't forget to log your activity on our action counter!

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My Simple Act

Tell your MP

Museums act

Big and small thing

Cook a dish from another country

Tell a child a story from another country

Do a quiz on refugees

Say a little prayer for me

Read a book about exile

Watch a movie about refugees

Sign off your email with a note about refugees

Find five facts about refugees

Find out who you REALLY are

Visit a Refugee Week event

Smile web home

Learn to say a few things in a new language

Invite a refugee for tea

Join a big action campaign in support of refugees

Share a song

Share your sweets

Give a book about refugees as a present to someone

Define the word “Refuge”

Take a picture of you and your pro-refugee banner

Play football with a refugee

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