The joint venture proposed by Swan and EASSW of holding a European Social Work Day of Solidarity with Refugees, to be held on the first day of Refugee Week, has received widespread support. The latest, from the Labour Social Work Group, is very welcome. These new co-sponsors have made the following statement about their involvement:
“The Labour party and social work share a commitment to internationalism, and to those in crisis wherever they are in the world. So Labour Social Work group happy to support SWAN Day of Action with Refugees on 5 July.”
The Labour Social Work Group will be active in local areas, watch this space for more details.