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Join us this Friday, 6 pm – 12 am for the opening party of CAMP’s new exhibition, "Decolonizing Appearance" and hear guest curator Nicholas Mirzoeff talk about his ideas behind the exhibition...
This Friday at Trampoline House we will show the screening of "Sea of Sorrow, Sea of Hope" between 6–8:30 pm. Join us and follow Manal's journey out of Syria...
As well as our monthly party at Trampoline House, this Friday we will have the launch of Report on the Criminalisation of Asylum Seekers in Denmark, be sure not to miss it!
This week at Trampoline House Mehmet Yüksekkaya will give a presentation on the unwritten rules in the Danish labor market. Be sure not to miss it at the Big house meeting!
This week is the last chance to view Pablo Andres' exhibition "William Freeman – you can't hold an angel" in Trampoline House. All welcome – be sure not to miss it before it closes!
Join us for the last week before Trampoline House is closed for the Summer! This week’s Big House Meeting will feature a presentation on the unwritten rules of the Danish labor market.
Come and visit Pablo Andres’ exhibition in the CAMP gallery during the week, or get a free performative tour on Saturday afternoon!
This week at Trampoline House, come and visit our new CAMP exhibition by Pablo Andres – ‘William Freeman – you can’t hold an angel.’
This week at Trampoline House, join us for our Big House Meeting, our 7th Birthday Party celebrations, and the grand opening of CAMP’s new art exhibition – ‘William Freeman – you can’t hold an angel’, by Pablo Andres.
This week at Women’s Club there will be a Big Sister’s Cuisine Meeting - come along if you can!
Only two weeks left until Trampoline House’s art center CAMP opens a solo exhibition with Chilean artist Pablo Andres. The show takes a closer look at conditions for LGBTQ people from the Global South seeking asylum in the West.
This week, come to Trampoline House’s bi-monthly Cinema Club, and see the last week of Bridge Radio’s exhibition in the CAMP art centre: ‘Economy for Migrant Labor: For the Right to Work’.
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This week, join our new Farsi class for beginners and come along to the second-last weekend tour of Bridge Radio’s CAMP Exhibition - “Economy of Migrant Labour.”
This week, come to our 1st Friday of the Month party, and attend lectures on the Danish asylum system, and the rights of asylum-seeking children in Denmark.
Come along to our Big House Meeting this week! Everyone is welcome – It’s your house too.
This week at Trampoline House, we have Cinema Club, an evening of Live Flamenco Music, and a guided tour of the CAMP Migrant Labor exhibition.
This week in Trampoline House, you can: attend our info meeting on how to become a part of the house, get an introduction to the Danish asylum system, join the first party of the month, and much more.
There will be a big house meeting from 4:00–5:30 pm this week on Tuesday, March 27.
Gardening will start again on Wednesdays and Fridays from 3:30–5:30 pm.
All language classes have new times, as well as the Cinema Club.
This week: Free lecture on the asylum system and much more!
Trampoline House now offers French classes on Wednesdays from 2:00–3:00 pm. Photo: Anna Emy.
Welcome back to Trampoline House!
Trampoline House is closed this week – we're looking forward to seeing you again on February 19!
Join us this week for three special events!
We hope to see you in Trampoline House this week! – we have a lot of great activities for you to join.
We're looking for a new colleague who can help improving the quality of our internships in Trampoline House so that asylum seekers and refugees get better access to the job market.
Read about our community & activities
We’re looking for a Children’s Club Coordinator – apply by August 7.
We’re looking for a Fundraiser (in Danish only) – apply by August 15.
“The kids with citizenship got all that is needed, but not children who are growing up in the camps. I'm just sorry they don't have the same rights as Danish citizens. Also, they don't have the same opportunity, freedom, house, food, generally normal life.”
“There is discrimination on both sides. She wasn’t completely comfortable telling us that she was from Dansk Folkeparti. That’s why it’s an important thing for us to go to People’s Meeting and talk with people that are different from us.”
“If someone would ask what I miss the most from home, I would tell them I missed the smell of my mother and my brother. And the voice of the man I loved.”
“Before I started coming to Trampoline House, I was just in Roskilde. Sometimes I went shopping for maybe half an hour, and then I returned home to watch TV.”
“There’s a different atmosphere out here. It’s not about learning Danish or getting help with your legal issues.”
"You can get mental health and body health from ping-pong" Meet David, who’s behind Trampoline House’s weekly ping-pong workshops
"The kitchen before was very small and wasn’t prepared for this amount of people, but now it is good, and we are working more professionally."
"Some of the kids have had a traumatizing past, but they feel very safe here"
"Together, we can create a new paradigm". Get an overview of Trampoline House's activities and finances in 2017
"It’s not just Inger Støjberg who’s responsible for this. It’s all of us. And that’s why we’re here today."
This fall, Sisters' Cuisine cooked for 300 people at a job from the Environmental Ministry
Hunger strike at the Deportation Center Kærshovedgård: “Close the camp! We are also humans!”
Asylum seeking children and their parents from Trampoline House call for a campaign focusing on the right to a safe childhood for children in the asylum system.
It's the best kept secret in the asylum law that asylum seekers have the right to work in Denmark. Trampoline House is going to ensure that right with the new, job-focused initiative 'Next Practice'.
At this year’s Roskilde Festival, Trampoline House’s catering service Sisters’ Cuisine opened their own food stall in the Festival’s food court. It was a great experience, and hopefully a step towards opening a permanent Sisters’ Cuisine restaurant in the future.
"There were politicians who came and spoke with local people, something that is the opposite of in my country, and I think Danish people should be proud of their democratic culture"
"Trampoline House is a beginning of life and work"
"It’s a pleasure to be involved in a dynamic environment where everyone is part of a big family"
Sisters' Cuisine are getting ready for Roskilde Festival's legendary Food Court...
"We try hard to teach with a focus on how to get by in Danish society in everyday life"
"I unfortunately have had to realize that the politicians in this country don't want to finance a decent treatment of asylum seekers and refugees"
"It’s very important to me that I use fresh ingredients in my food"
In the beginning of April, Trampoilne House’s democracy class was invited by Humanity in Action and Roskilde University to participate in a workshop about the asylum system in Denmark.
"In my heart, I'm interested in helping people"
"When I come here I feel happier and more energised than if I stay in the camp"
Trampoline House's catering service Sisters' Cuisine has published a cookbook that combines recipes and migration politics. The cookbook is filled with delicious recipes by Sisters’ Cuisine and portrays the cooks behind the recipes.
Dejene and Marie have started a new activity in Trampoline House: Radio workshops, where the participants learn to plan and produce radio as part of their internships in Trampoline House.
Watch this interview with Trampoline House’s Director Morten Goll about why Trampoline House is not all about saving asylum seekers, but about saving the Danish democracy.