Map of City of Sanctuary groupCity of Sanctuary is a movement committed to building a culture of hospitality and welcome, especially for refugees seeking sanctuary from war and persecution. Our network of local groups includes boroughs, towns and cities across the UK and Ireland, all committed to building this culture of welcome across every sphere of society.

Wherever refugees go, we want them to feel safe and find people who will welcome them.

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The Refugee Crisis and What You Can Do

Huge numbers of people have been forced to leave their homes across the world. Find out what you can do to help them.

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Could we learn from Sudan?

By Jonathan Ellis, Vice Chair, City of Sanctuary A few months ago I had the privilege of going out to Khartoum in the Republic of Sudan to work with an NGO to help them to develop an advocacy strategy on migration. Read more…