Category Archives: Essex STAR

Zoom Essex STARs

Student Action for Refugees (STAR) is a national charity made up of 34,000 students welcoming refugees to the UK. Together we: volunteer at local refugee projects, campaign to improve the lives of refugees, and educate people about refugees and asylum. We, Essex STAR, have the pleasure of facilitating a Conversation and Craft Club in partnership […]

Colchester and the University of Essex decide to provide more support for refugees

There has been a stream of positive news about refugees and their human rights in Colchester recently! The University of Essex has decided to support refugees living locally, who wish to go into higher education by offering 3 scholarships worth £10,000 each. This is the result of an almost 2 year long student led campaign. Building on […]