Refugee Week resources

These British Council resources have been developed in collaboration with First News. They support teaching activities during Refugee Week, an annual event which celebrates the positive contributions that refugees have made to the UK.

Extreme Dialogue – Chris and Damian’s story

Extreme Dialogue - Chris and Damien's Story

A counter-extremism educational resource that aims to reduce the appeal of extremism and offer a positive alternative to the increasing amounts of extremist material and propaganda available online.

Extreme Dialogue – Daniel’s story

Extreme Dialogue - Daniel's Story

A counter-extremism educational resource that aims to reduce the appeal of extremism and offer a positive alternative to the increasing amounts of extremist material and propaganda available online.

One Planet City: what makes a brilliant city?

This resource helps schools benefit from lessons learned during one city’s journey towards sustainability. It brings to life the concept of ‘people living happy, healthy lives within the natural limits of the planet’ through fun activities

Arabic Language and Culture

The Arab world is a diverse geographical region rich in culture and history. Arabic is spoken by more than 300 million people. This pack is designed to help primary school teachers introduce aspects of both Arabic language and culture to pupils.

Women’s Rights

Amnesty International have developed three downloadable resource sheets that include a global dimension to studying gender issues. The first is ‘Global Gender Inequality’, the second ‘Violence Against Women’ and the third is ‘Claiming Women’s Rights’