Leave Home, Save Lives: Refugee key workers celebrated in online exhibit

  • Nuala Ginty

The lives of essential workers from refugee backgrounds will be celebrated in a new photography exhibition from one of the world’s most renowned celebrity photographers. The exhibition – Leave Home, Save Lives – features portraits of seven key workers, including a Covid tester, GP surgery administrator and care home assistant. It shares their stories, including their journeys to the UK, their lives and their roles in essential frontline services. A collaboration between photographer Rankin and refugee employment charity Breaking Barriers, the exhibition is due to launch online on January 26.

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