Friday, April 22, 2016

Take Action Today! Tell your MP to vote next Monday on the Immigration Bill

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On Monday 25th April, the Immigration Bill will be debated in the House of Commons with key amendments that could make significant improvements to the lives of people seeking refugee protection. Ask your MP to support them!

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Posted by STAR team on 22/04/2016 at 10:30 AM

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Unaccompanied Children in Europe Still Need our Help

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The Government have just announced that they will be taking 3,000 more unaccompanied refugee children from camps in the Middle East and Africa by 2020. This news will change the lives of thousands of children and our volunteers are looking forward to working with our partner organisations to offer them a warm welcome to their new home. However, we are conscious that this figure will not include any of the children who have already made it to Europe who still need our help.

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Posted by STAR team on 21/04/2016 at 10:52 AM

Monday, April 18, 2016

What it’s like to volunteer with STAR

Annie-Rose Peterman, University of Leeds STAR and National Office

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Posted by STAR team on 18/04/2016 at 11:15 AM

Monday, March 21, 2016

#SafeRoutesSaveLives: Action Week 2016

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STAR Action Week 2016 was all about our #SafeRoutesSaveLives campaign! Our STAR groups made 3,772 paper boats to go along with our petition to call on the UK to save lives by providing safe routes to protection for refugees.

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Posted by STAR team on 21/03/2016 at 01:42 PM

Friday, February 26, 2016

Safe Routes Save Lives!

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The world is facing the biggest refugee crisis since the Second World War. Join us to call on the UK to save lives by providing safe routes to protection for refugees!

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Posted by STAR team on 26/02/2016 at 06:00 PM

Monday, February 08, 2016

Action Week 2016: It’s time to shout about the refugee crisis

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From 29th February to the 6th March STARs across the UK will be taking action in response to the refugee crisis.

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Posted by STAR team on 08/02/2016 at 05:25 PM

Wednesday, January 06, 2016

Find out which universities welcome refugees with special bursaries and scholarships!

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This list is now out of date. View our updated list of universities offering scholarships for asylum seekers.

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Posted by STAR team on 06/01/2016 at 12:06 PM

Friday, December 18, 2015

The Christmas STARs!

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It’s almost time to say goodbye to 2015 and it’s been a very busy year for STAR, with more students than ever before joining us to say Refugees Welcome Here! Read more to find out what we’ve been up to this festive season…

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Posted by STAR team on 18/12/2015 at 03:24 PM

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

STAR Conference - Fortress Europe: Refugees Welcome Here?

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On the 7th of November 2015 STAR hosted its annual conference in London. University students came from all over the UK to hear leading academics, human rights practitioners and refugee agencies talk about and discuss the refugee crisis and the current situation for refugees in the UK and Europe.

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Posted by STAR team on 16/12/2015 at 12:04 PM

Thursday, December 03, 2015

STAR Human Rights Day Candlelit Vigil for Refugees

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This International Human Rights Day, students across the UK are coming together to hold candlelit vigils for refugees.

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Posted by STAR team on 03/12/2015 at 05:11 PM

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