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The Cork Migrant centre do great work with refugees and migrants. I think there are many ways schools and my students can take action to support refugees or welcome them into the community. One way might be to organize a donation drive for essential items such as clothing, blankets, or non-perishable food items. Another way is to create an awareness campaign to educate students about the challenges that refugees face and how they can help. Schools can also partner with local refugee organizations to provide tutoring or mentorship programs for refugee students. Additionally, schools could host cultural events to celebrate diversity and promote cross-cultural understanding. Finally, schools can work with local government officials to advocate for policies that support refugees and create a welcoming environment for them. By taking these actions, schools and students can play an important role in supporting refugees and creating a more inclusive community.