Episodes tagged "rwr2011"

Platforma Festival ? Yiddish Twist Orchestra, Interview with Singer Natty BoMon, 2012-01-30 20:18

Natty Bo, who is the singer from the Yiddish Twist Orchestra, shares his family story and personal feelings about being... See details

Platforma Festival ? VoxpopsMon, 2012-01-30 16:56

Get an impression of the lively Platforma Festival by listening to some participant?s experiences. Interviews by Zoe... See details

Platforma Festival, Almir Koldzic ? What is the Platforma Festival ?Mon, 2012-01-30 16:51

The first Platforma Festival, organised by the Platforma Arts+Refugee Network, took place in London from 29th November... See details

Refugee Week 2011 - Perica Hadzi-Jovancic - Bosnian Refugees in LondonThu, 2011-06-23 16:19

Perica Hadzi - Jovancic, member of the Bosnia and Herzegovina Community Advice Centre (BHCAC), speaks about the... See details

Refugee Week 2011 - Francesca Valerio - Supporting Asylum Seekers With Mental Health ProblemsThu, 2011-06-23 16:12

Francesca Valerio, project manager of the Migrant and Refugee Communities Forum, talks about her work with refugees and... See details

Refugee Week 2011 - Dr John Nassari - Teaching an MA in Refugee StudiesThu, 2011-06-23 16:03

Dr John Nassari, from the University of East London, talks about the course he runs as a Senior Lecture in Refugee... See details

Refugee Week 2011 - British Red Cross - A Refugee Befriending ProjectThu, 2011-06-23 15:59

Heather, a youth humanitarian action and engagement volunteer at the British Red Cross, talks about their refugee... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Rory Mcleod - A one man collaborative orchestra Wed, 2011-06-22 17:57

Rory Mcleod, a traveller and troubadour extraordinaire discusses his music and his passion and commitment to the cause... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Cevanne Horrocks-Hopayian - Home is where the harp isWed, 2011-06-22 17:52

Harpist Cevanne Horrocks-Hopayian discusses her Armernian heritage and her newly commissed work for this years... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Hari Sivanesan's quartet featuring Cuban violinist Omar Puente Wed, 2011-06-22 17:41

Hari Sivanesan and Omar Puente discuss their new collaboration commissioned by the BBC Radio 3 World Routes Academy,... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Donna Covey - CEO Refugee Council UKWed, 2011-06-22 17:32

Donna Covey, CEO of the Refugee Council in the UK discusses the organisations work and some of the challenges refugees... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Krar Collective - reception of their music in Europe and refugees in the UKWed, 2011-06-22 14:59

Krar Collective, the astonishing Ethiopian band, share some thoughts with us about how their music has been received in... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Nadifa Mohamed - Black Mamba Boy, from Somalia to the UKWed, 2011-06-22 14:54

Nadifa Mohamed, an award winning novelist, talks about her last novel, Black Mamba Boy (2009), based on her father's... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Kerieva - contemporary Romani music and contributions of Romani refugees to the UKWed, 2011-06-22 14:48

Kerieva, a contemporary Romani musician and activist who has worked extensively with refugees, talks about her music,... See details

Refugee Week 2011 - Sowing Seeds - Gardening and Cooking With A Refugee CommunityTue, 2011-06-21 19:32

Sowing Seeds is an allotment initiative set up by the Refugee Council in Hounslow, whereby refugees in the area, unable... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Woven Gold - Finding Happiness in a Refugee ChoirTue, 2011-06-21 19:25

Woven Gold is a choir made up of refugees of all ages fleeing persecution from a vast number of countries such as... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Stella Barnes - Helping Refugee Children Find a Family in the UKTue, 2011-06-21 19:09

Stella Barnes, Head of Arts in Education at Oval House Theatre in London, and a founder member of Refugees and the Arts... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Danto Aya - Life as a Tuareg Refugee and Musician in the UKTue, 2011-06-21 19:02

Danto Aya, an up and coming Tuareg musician, talks about his life in the UK and how he feels welcomed as a refugee in... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Camilla Jelbart - what is Freedom from Torture?Mon, 2011-06-20 16:28

Camilla Jelbart, Campaigns and Communications Manager at Freedom from Torture, talks about their work with refugees,... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Monooka - how is life in London for a Romanian artist?Mon, 2011-06-20 16:22

Monooka, professional puppeteer and singer-songwriter, talks about her show and her life in London as a Romanian... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Yazid Fentazi - the beauty of fusion music from around the worldMon, 2011-06-20 16:18

Yazid Fentazi, oud player from the group El Andeluz, originally from Algeria, talks about his musical influences and... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Karim Dellali - how's life in the UK as a refugee musician?Mon, 2011-06-20 16:08

Karim Dellali, percussionist from the duo El Andeluz, originally from Algeria, talks about his music and his experience... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Anna-Helena McLean - how can a British artist benefit from refugees?Mon, 2011-06-20 16:04

Anna-Helena McLean, singer and cellist from the duo From the Well, talks about her musical upbringing and the... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Jasmina Stosic - Serbian music in the UK and how refugees can contributeMon, 2011-06-20 15:59

Jasmina Stosic, singer from the duo From the Well, born in Serbia but brought up in the UK, talks about her music and... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Almir Koldzic - What is refugee week?Tue, 2011-06-14 20:13

Almir Koldzic, Head of Partnership for Arts and Refugees, which is the new name for Refugee Week UK, explains what is... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Almir Koldzic - Why is refugee week important?Tue, 2011-06-14 20:10

Almir Koldzic, Head of Partnership for Arts and Refugees, which is the new name for Refugee Week UK, explains why... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - What is Celebrating Sanctuary Festival in London?Tue, 2011-06-14 20:06

Almir Koldzic, Head of Partnership for Arts and Refugees, which is the new name for Refugee Week UK talks about... See details

Refugee Week Radio 2011 - Almir Koldzic - What is the simple acts campaign?Tue, 2011-06-14 19:54

Almir Koldzic, Head of Partnership for Arts and Refugees, which is the new name for Refugee Week UK, explains what is... See details