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The ‘Up to You(th)’ Festival is back!
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The ‘Up to You(th)’ Festival is back!

After a two-year interruption, the ‘Up to You(th)’ Festival is making a strong comeback on the 24th of September at 17:00 at Acropolis Park in Nicosia. The 6th edition of the festival with the slogan ‘Up to You(th)’, invites the public to a celebration of youth, powered by youth, to state emphatically that the present and future is in the hands of...

CyRC Volunteer/Internship opportunity
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CyRC Volunteer/Internship opportunity

We are looking for 2 dedicated and energetic volunteers/interns to join our Organization that offer help to asylum seekers and refugees in Cyprus. The Cyprus Refugee Council (CyRC) is an independent, non for profit organization, that focuses on refugees, asylum seekers, detainees, trafficking victims and survivors of torture. Cyprus Refugee Council works closely with the local...

COALESCE – BLOG POST
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COALESCE – BLOG POST

On the occasion of the World Day Against Trafficking in Persons and as part of the #COALESCE project, which aims to support women victims of trafficking for sexual exploitation, we bring you an excerpt from a book written by a beneficiary of our organisation, Cyprus Refugee Council. The excerpt highlights the story of a woman who...

Training Kit on Empowering Refugee-led Community Organisations – Published
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Training Kit on Empowering Refugee-led Community Organisations – Published

The project Training Kit for Empowering Refugee-led Community Organisations has been completed in Cyprus, following the event last week, presenting the Training Kit. The project’s main aim was “to see a dramatic improvement in the quality of enjoyment of human rights by refugees” through supporting self-representation efforts of refugee-led groups and to enhance their active...

COALESCE Women’s Groups completed
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COALESCE Women’s Groups completed

A series of Women’s Groups have been successfully implemented since March 2022 within the framework of the #AMIF-funded COALESCE project. The last activity of the series – Economic Empowerment Training, took place on 17 June.During the training participants learnt about their employment rights, were introduced to easy-to-follow CV templates and job searching websites and were informed...

Open Call for Tenders – Custom Customer Management Database
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Open Call for Tenders – Custom Customer Management Database

Introduction and Functional Requirements  Cyprus Refugee Council (CyRC) is a non-governmental, non-profit organization that strives to safeguard, support and advocate for the rights of vulnerable groups in Cyprus, promoting their effective integration into the host society.   CyRC provides a broad range of services to Persons of Concern (PoCs) using an interdisciplinary approach, where professionals of...

World Refugee Day Street Festival 2022
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World Refugee Day Street Festival 2022

The World Refugee Day Street festival returns again after 2 years at Faneromeni Square on 24th of June, from 18.00 to 22.00! On the occasion of the World Refugee Day, we gather to celebrate refugee resilience and show our support and solidarity to refugees in Cyprus and all over the world. DJ Claudio will be...

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Online Women Groups – COALESCE project

During the next two weeks we will facilitate a series of online Women’s Groups, which will be organised within the framework of COALESCE project, funded by AMIF. The sessions organised during the first week will focus on health and integration-related subjects, and the sessions which will take place during the second week – on psychoeducation....