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Last Seminar: “AWARE” Campaign for Refugees and Migrants:Take a stand against racism!

With continuous information messages and with the aim of fighting xenophobia, AWARE” campaign completes the actions of the period 2019-2020. The program, co-funded by the European Asylum, Migration, and Integration Fund, lasted 18 months and coincided with the intensification of migration flows in Cyprus and submission of asylum applications. “AWARE” campaign has contributed to the […]

“AWARE” Campaign for Refugees and Immigrants:Knowledge and information to fight racism and support the integration process

“AWARE” Campaign for Refugees and Immigrants: Knowledge and information to fight racism and support the integration process With continuous activities for 18 months, “AWARE” campaign has sent messages of solidarity to refugees, asylum seekers and immigrants living in Cyprus. The campaign started in January 2019 and will be completed these days (end of June 2020). […]

MESSAGES OF RESPECT AND APPRECIATION TO CYPRIOTS –

Press Release REFUGEES ARTISTS “AWARE” FOR WORLD REFUGEE DAY MESSAGES OF RESPECT AND APPRECIATION TO CYPRIOTS With messages of solidarity to all refugees around the world, need to raise the fight against racism, but also with the respect of the host society of Cyprus, refugee artists presented their program on the occasion of World Refugee […]

Opening remarks on the occasion of World Refugee Day by the Public Information Officer of the UNHCR in Cyprus.

Good evening everyone. Thank you for organizing this special event on the occasion of the World Refugee Day. A day dedicated to the courage and resilience of millions of forcibly displaced people worldwide. The numbers are overwhelming:  Nearly 80 million women, children, and men around the world have been forced from their homes as refugees […]

PRESS RELEASE Live-Streaming event for World Refugee Day 2020 #WithRefugees #everyonecanmakeadifference

On the occasion of World Refugee Day 2020, “AWARE” campaign organizes a Multicultural Event with Refugees and Asylum seekers Artists. The event will take place on Thursday, June 18th 18:30-19:30 and it will be broadcasted via “AWARE” facebook page https://www.facebook.com/cyprusaware/live . The event will include cultural program by musicians, dancers and poets. Participants from Palestine, […]

“Meet the refugees, listen to their voices”

The AWARE campaign highlights the expectations of refugees and asylum seekers   Refugees and asylum seekers highlighted the need to meet their basic survival needs (housing) but also to participate in integration programs to get to work, benefit from their skills, and teach the language of the host country. In a Web – Press conference […]

WEB – PRESS CONFERENCE “Meet refugees, listen to their voice”

on the occasion of the completion of the AWARE Campaign and the WRD 2020 “AWARE” CAMPAIGN TEAM invites you in a Web – Press Conference via ZOOM with Refugees and Asylum Seekers and with the participation of UNHCR Representative in Cyprus Katja Saha LANGUAGE: ENGLISH Tuesday, 2 JUNE | 10.00 | DURATION 60 minutes JOURNALISTS […]

AWARE CAMPAIGN ANTI-RACIST WORKSHOP IN MULTIPURPOSE MUNICIPAL CENTRE OF NICOSIA

Anti-Racist Journalism and the fight against Hate Speech The AWARE campaign with the partnership of Multipurpose Municipal Centre of Nicosia successfully lead an interactive workshop on ‘’anti-racist journalism and the fight against hate speech’’ on the 18th of December 2019 at the Multipurpose Municipal Centre of Nicosia. Journalists, one of whom was an asylum seeker, […]

PRESS RELEASE Anti-racist journalism and the fight against hate speech

The AWARE campaign, in collaboration with the Multipurpose Municipal Centre of Nicosia, organizes an interactive workshop on “anti-racist journalism and the fight against hate speech”. The event will take place on Wednesday 18 December 2019, on the International Immigrant Day, at 18. 00 pm at the Nicosia Multipurpose Municipal Centre, Nikiforou Foka 40, Nicosia 1016 […]