Summer Fair on Islington Green - 23 June 2018
12-5pm Saturday 23rd June 2018, Islington Green N1 1QN
Speakers include Meg Hillier MP (Hackney South and Shoreditch), Syrian activist Ahmad al-Rashid (from BBC’s Exodus), comedian Sajeela Kershi , psychotherapist Dr. Hailay (from the International centre for Eritrean Refugees) and Sudanese and Congolese speakers from Refugee stories. Music from Tabrae, the Syrian Choir and many more.
- World music and performances
- International food and home-made cakes
- Crafts, games and facepainting
- Raffle and tombola
The fair celebrates the contribution made by refugees to our communities with music and performances. The event has been organised by Islington and Hackney Amnesty Group to highlight the challenges facing asylum seekers in the UK as part of Amnesty Internationals I Welcome refugees campaign.