Rethink Rebuild Society and a group of UK Syrian organisations handed a letter to the Danish Ambassador, to oppose the Danish government's decision to repatriate Syrian refugees on the perception that Syria is safe to return to. Syria cannot be safe when it is still ruled by the same regime that forcibly displaced millions of Syrians.
As you know, 2021 marks the 10th anniversary of the Syrian uprising. Therefore, RR hosted a facintaing talk by Eric Selbin, Professor of Political Science at Southwestern University - Texas. Professor Selbin argued that we must look and listen to real people in the real world making real choices that really matter.
On Friday 11 December 2020, our finale of Celebrating Syria 2020 ended with a live DJ set from Hello Psychaleppo and Boshoco. These two extraordinarily talented DJ's with huge performances, albums and awards under their belts performed rhythms deeply rooted in Arabic music tradition but with a poignant, contemporary twist. Thank you all for tuning in.