ABOUT GLOBAL LINK

We are a Development Education Centre (DEC) based in Lancaster, UK.We run workshops, exhibitions, training and other events in schools, colleges and the wider community on global citizenship issues such as diversity, human rights, migration, fairtrade, climate change and sustainable development.We also provide a range of support services and integration activities for refugees and asylum seekers.

“CREATIVE LEARNING AND ACTION FOR A JUST AND SUSTAINABLE WORLD”

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The Finance & Office Manager’s role is to maintain the financial and office management of the organisation in line with the Executive Director and Trustee

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If anyone has any good photos of today's Together with Refugees rally, particularly close ups of the musicians and speakers please email them to g.renolds@globallink.org.uk

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2 days 18 hours ago

Today, about 100 people stood in solidarity with refugees and to call in MPs, including David Morris, to vote against the Borders and Nationalities Bill

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3 days 22 hours ago

Busy day today with our first Barber Shop, Games, delicious Syrian food and a presentation about Black History month and Lancaster's role in the transatlantic

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3 days 22 hours ago

The Finance & Office Manager’s role is to maintain the financial and office management of the organisation in line with the Executive Director and Trustee

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4 days 19 hours ago

Thanks so much to amazing volunteers Emma, Cian, Paul, Cath and Jon for lovingly preparing the second house for an Afhan family arriving this week,

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1 week 5 days ago

Global Link staff member, Sophie Fosker, ran the Yorkshire 3 Peaks race this weekend and she is raising funds for our work. Congratulations Sophie! If

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2 weeks 4 hours ago

Today our super fit colleague Sophie is running 24 miles over 3 peaks, and is raising money for Global Link. Please donate here if you

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2 weeks 6 days ago

As COP26 approaches....

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3 weeks 2 days ago

We are appealing again to any landlords in the Lancaster District, for 3 or 4 bedroomed houses, for Afghan families, still stuck in hotels and

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3 weeks 3 days ago

Thanks to our cooks today, including Massoud, who couldn't attend, but baked his signature cake. It was lovely to welcome new arrivals, see old friends,

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4 weeks 23 hours ago

If anyone has a good quality hair dryer you don't need, the new refugee Barber Shop would appreciate one. Please drop off at the YMCA

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1 month 1 day ago

Thanks to Eleanor for an excellent presentation about climate change for BIG GREEN WEEK, and thanks to the cooks for stepping in at short notice

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1 month 6 days ago

One of our asylum seeker volunteers helping the first Afghan family decorate their house, while another refugee volunteer collects donations from the local community, with

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1 month 6 days ago

If people have spare irons, ironing boards, very large pots, or blenders to donate to the Afghan families, please bring these to the YMCA. Many

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1 month 1 week ago

Our second post lockdown Lunch Drop in, with a delicious Russian meal prepared with proudly Claver Hill-grown vegetables, followed by pool, ping pong and a

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1 month 2 weeks ago

Delighted today to host our first shared (Lebanese) lunch since March 2020, with folk from Afghanistan, Albania, Equador, El Salvador, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kurdistan Iran, Kurdistan

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1 month 2 weeks ago

📣 How you can help us stand with Afghanistan 📣

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1 month 3 weeks ago

Does anyone have a stairgate for our first Afghan family? Thank you!

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1 month 3 weeks ago

Thank you to everyone who donated clothing and bedding for refugees, and a huge thanks to the ten volunteers today who sorted it all. Our

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1 month 3 weeks ago

Please no more donations until the first Monday in October, and then please call to check if we actually need anything!

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Very worth seeing.....

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1 month 4 weeks ago

One of the easy things we can do to support Afghan refugees is NOT criminalise them if they make their own way here across the

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2 months 5 hours ago

Lancaster has welcomed the first Afghan family. www.channel4.com/news/afghanistan-uk-prepares-to-rehouse-thousands-fleeing-country?fbclid=IwAR0-llj6qBYHqA1y2-UWwJYXRYiZiqFaKOlndQOnlQNgnHtckJLUcdILW4w

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2 months 1 week ago

Our thoughts are with all Afghans, in and outside of Afghanistan, including our colleagues and friends in Lancaster, in these terrible frightening times. If you

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2 months 4 weeks ago

Another lovely day for a gathering at Claver Hill, with food, live music (thanks to Helen and Francis) and even dancing. We are also delighted

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2 months 4 weeks ago

A big thank you to the Bentham Refugee Support Group for funding the travel and picnic and leading a walk for some of the Lancaster

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