CREATIVE LEARNING AND ACTION FOR A JUST AND SUSTAINABLE WORLD

Training & Support for Organisations



Short Refugee & Asylum Awareness Training for Organisations

This 1-2 hour training session will be delivered by our experienced global education trainers, and will combine a presentation with participatory activities to deliver the following learning outcomes:

  • Understanding of where refugees and asylum seekers are coming from,  and reasons for flight
  • Basic understanding of the legal frameworks and the asylum process
  • Understanding of the difference between refugees and asylum seekers
  • Understanding of the dispersal system and the resettlement programme
  • Understanding of refugee and asylum seeker entitlements

It can be co-delivered by a refugee or asylum-seeker for a unique personal perspective. Cost of the training depends on location, membership and number of training deliverers. Please contact Gisela Renolds on 01524 36201 to discuss your requirements.

In-depth Refugee & Asylum Awareness Training

This ½ day training session will give participants a simulated experience of asylum seeking, through a role play delivered by our team of experienced global education trainers and refugees and asylum seekers. Participants will adopt the roles of asylum seekers and refugees as they encounter legal, health, housing, employment and education services. They will gain more direct understanding of the challenges asylum seekers and refugee face in the UK.

The simulation will be followed by a presentation enhancing the learning from the simulation, leading to

•    Understanding of where refugees and asylum seekers are coming from,  and reasons for flight

•    Basic understanding of the legal frameworks and the asylum process

•    Understanding of the difference between refugees and asylum seekers

•    Understanding of the dispersal system and the resettlement programme

•    Understanding of refugee and asylum seeker entitlements, including within services

Building Community Support for Refugees

Resources:

Manual for Building Community Support for Refugees and Migrants

The Suitcase

Cost of the training depends on the location and number of training deliverers and ‘actors’. Please contact Gisela Renolds on 01524 36201 to discuss your requirements or email g.renolds@globallink.org.uk