Category Archive for "Blog"

250,000 Voices Against the Cuts

Apr 04 2011

I recently completed the Digital Activism Course led by Nick at MRCF and have been working on how the cuts are affecting the charity sector.…

Count Us In! – MRCF launches new campaign for UK Census

Mar 16 2011

Count Us In! is a campaign by MRCF members to get migrants and refugees in the UK to participate in the UK…

EVENT: Women In Transition [March 30]

Mar 10 2011

  [h4]Migrant and Refugee Communities Forum (MRCF) invites you to an event to mark the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day by:[/h4]…

MRCF Director Wins International Voices of Courage Award 2011

Mar 08 2011

  MRCF trustees, members and staff are very proud to announce that Zrinka Bralo, MRCF Executive Director, has been awarded the 2011 Voices of…

EVENT: Marketing Your Project and Events [March 19]

Mar 08 2011

Are you a migrant or refugee involved in or interested in learning about social enterprise? Do you want to build capacity in managing a…

Speak Out: Big Society, Poor Communities

Feb 28 2011

Earlier this year, a young woman walked into our office in Hammersmith, looking lost, sad and old beyond her years. “How can…

Respond to the Consultation on Legal Aid [Deadline: Feb 14 @Noon]

Feb 11 2011

The Coalition Government has been conducting a consultation on proposed changes to Legal Aid. MRCF was one of the first to point…

New Beginnings Mentoring Project at MRCF

Feb 07 2011

It’s a new year for our appropriately named New Beginnings Mentoring Project, and we have lots of exciting things planned. As part…

EVENT: Will Legal Aid Cuts Prevent Migrants and Refugees from Accessing Justice? [Feb 8]

Jan 31 2011

HAVE YOUR SAY! Will Legal Aid Cuts Prevent Migrants and Refugees From Accessing Justice? Tuesday 8th February from 10-12:00 MRCF, 2 Thorpe…

Big Society or Good Society? Size Does Not Matter With Justice

Jan 24 2011

The pace of change in our communities, as well as the uncertainties of the impact of public spending cuts, are more than…