Offering safety and welcome

City of Sanctuary UK holds the vision that our nations will be welcoming places of safety for all and proud to offer sanctuary to people fleeing violence and persecution.

Encouraging local groups

City of Sanctuary UK holds the vision that our nations will be welcoming places of safety for all and proud to offer sanctuary to people fleeing violence and persecution.

Publicise positive contributions

We want to highlight, communicate and celebrate  stories of positive contributions by Asylum Seekers and Refugees, as well as challenging hostility and discrimination.

Wakefield a City of Sanctuary

Our Wakefield group is working towards the title ‘City of Sanctuary’ being officially adopted by and on behalf of the people of our area.

The Wakefield City of Sanctuary Story

Wakefield launched its initiative to become a City of Sanctuary to the Public Sector, on Thursday 17th June 2010, as part of the RASA conference in Refugee Week.

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