News & Shout Outs
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Ciao beautiful people, How is the new year coming along? More importantly how are those resolutions coming along? Yep, I know lock down is making it tough. Same here, we are as frustrated as you with all of this. Fingers crossed soon all of this will be behind us for good. Guess what? One of our interns had her refugee stories article picked up by our new media partners Adamah Media. Have a read of the article they edited and don’t forget to tell your friends. 👇
Ciao beautiful people, Being kind to people is part of our DNA. It turns out by being kind to others helps us as much as them. Seriously, the scientist have been working on understanding the link between being kind and how we benefit. Here is what they agree happens when we are kind to other people. Cloick below for more
This month marks the World Mental Health Day - Oct 10th. So, we at A4R felt it would be great to bring up the need for us to be happy 🙂. Did you know the most popular course in the 300 year old history of Yale University is? Yep, you guessed it - how to be happy? So, what’s going on?
Thanks members of Oxford University for working with us to inform policy makers & the public about refugee issues. Catherine Cibulskis Eliott Rose Eloise Thompson Esther Coomber Rioghnach Theakston Their articles will be posted here in the coming weeks. Watch this space Internships organised with Careers Service, University of Oxford .
Welcome to our student edition. This month we celebrate the contribution students have made here. So, much so we have decided to work with universities directly helping students build their careers. We have been designing an internship programme by co creating it with the students we have been working with. For More click on the link below - discounts are waiting for you 🙂
Jackie is the founder of Global Cadence, a PR and social media marketing company focused on tech companies and social enterprises. She is has keen interest in helping the public engage with the actual refugee experience. Jackie is helping BizGees innovate our 'Refugees Stories' project. She is also a Forbes Contributor for Forbes Women.
Artists have been big supporters of the refugees. Over the last 4 decades they have raised funds for them. Here are three former refugees who have made our lives beautiful. Freddy Mercury, Iman & Wyclef Jean. Learn more about them and don't forget to tell your friends and family about them as well.
Jackie Abramian has long been a support of Art4Refugees. She is a Forbes Contributor and has a passion for supporting women globally. This is her artilce in Forbes for World Refugee Week. She used material from Beccy - one of our volunteers in this article as well. Have a read and don't forget to share your thoughts as well.
This is our first team of Oxford University Micro Interns. They are working with Jackie - a Forbes Contributor - and Beccy - our volunteer. We are organising information to help the public relate to the refugee experience. We are human and they are human, so let's learn more about them.