Education Beyond Borders

Refugee Week

We support this annual festival celebrating the contributions, creativity and resilience of refugees and people seeking sanctuary.

Refugee Week, held around World Refugee Day on 20 June every year, is the world’s largest arts and culture festival celebrating the contributions, creativity and resilience of refugees and people seeking sanctuary. 

Explore remarkable narratives from our faculty, students, and graduates, and discover our online events and resources showcasing our engagement in Refugee Week throughout past years.

Refugee Week 2024

Refugee Week 2024 will be on 17-23 June 2024. The theme for Refugee Week 2024 is “Our Home”.

Planning any events during Refugee Week? We can help to promote your event.

Tell us about your Refugee Week events by contacting us via email: Global.Comms@ed.ac.uk