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Soapboxes – SOLD OUT

Sunday 22 August 2021

This event is fully booked

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York’s Café at Ikon
Free or £7 with food

Food options include: either a hot drink of your choice and cake; or chilli and garlic fried sesame cauliflower, kale and pickled apple salsa, straw fries, mustard and miso sauce. (V) – (Vegan without the mustard and miso sauce)

20 quick-fire soapbox presentations from individuals and groups supporting migrants in the Midlands, including their responses to the Refugee Week 2021 theme “We cannot walk alone”. Chaired by Saima Razzaq, Head of Diversity and Inclusion at Birmingham Pride. An ex-BBC producer, Razzaq also runs a not-for-profit floating hotel, Boatel Birmingham, with which she hopes to diversify the city’s waterways.

This event is part of The Migrant Festival 2021.