Category Archive for "Publications"

Safeguarding Refugee Youth: Turning 18 in the Asylum System

Dec 07 2012

Each year, hundreds of children arrive alone in the UK and seek asylum. These children are known as unaccompanied asylum-seeking children, and…

OPERATION INTEGRATION: The Making of New Citizens

Feb 06 2012

This is our story of integration, of how to belong; a story of what has been achieved here in London with a…

The Forum: Annual Review 2010-11

Sep 29 2011

The nature of our work at the Forum – urgent daily interventions to make the  lives of migrants and refugees better –…

Migrant Communities and the Big Society

Mar 22 2011

This report was produced by the Migrant and Refugee Communities Forum in London. It explains why migrant community organisations exist, what we…

Should Citizenship Be Earned Through Compulsory Volunteering?

Jul 07 2010

The Borders, Citizenship and Immigration Act 2009 introduced a longer and more difficult process for becoming a British Citizen, including a type…

Face to Face

Jun 07 2010

Research into the mental health of migrant communities shows that most statutory health services have a poor understanding of their needs and…

Where Strangers Become Friends

Jun 07 2010

Integration is an official term but at The Forum it is translated into a number of innovative initiatives that welcome migrants and…

Good Practice Guide to Interpreting (Arabic, Bengoli, Chinese, English, Somali)

Apr 07 2010

This guide was produced to raise awareness of why interpreting is important and how to use an interpreting service correctly in health…

Newsletter March 2010

Mar 10 2010

This is the March 2010 issue of The Forum’s newsletter. In this issue we discuss the realities of families and individuals who…

Good Practice Guide In Accessing Health

Mar 07 2010

In 2009-2010, this unique project coordinated by MRCF brought together six BME community organisations to address the recommendations of the Primary Concern report…