Make a Zine

Open call for contributors for a zine on “Compassion” for Refugee Week!


What does the word “compassion” mean for you? For Refugee Week’s 25th anniversary we invite you to celebrate what compassion looks like in action. Together we can create a shared understanding of compassion to ensure we are extending it widely to all. More info about the theme of this year’s event here:

We’re looking for both local and international contributors who wish to respond to this topic!

Contributors can respond  to the topic through poetry, short prose, recipes, personal voice, illustrations, photography.

Contributions can be done in English and any other preferred language (with a brief summary or translation in English). Selected entries will receive a small honorarium of HKD100.

Contributors with a lived experience of migration or seeking asylum are strongly recommended to submit work.

Submission deadline: 7 April 2023