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World Refugee Day: Celebrating Diversity

You are warmly invited to an event to mark World Refugee Day. The event will include a screening of the documentary film - Calais Children: A Case to Answer - followed by a panel discussion on the lives of refugees and asylum seekers in the UK and beyond.

20 June 2018 from 16:00-19:00

Lecture Theatre G.03 50 George Square Edinburgh EH8 9JU 

Welcome by Professor John Devany, centenary Professor and Head of Social Work, University of Edinburgh.

Chaired by Dina Sidhva of the University of the West of Scotland. 

The panelists include:

  • Sean Bell (City of Edinburgh Council)
  • Mirren Kelly (COSLA)
  • Graham O'Neill (Scottish Refugee Council)
  • Dr Amer Masri (Syrian Scottish Community)
  • Dr George Palattiyil (University of Edinburgh)
  • Jennifer Ang (Just Right Scotland) 

Closing remarks by Trisha Hall, Scottish Association of Social Work.