Posts Tagged "asylum"

Want to make a big difference? Rent your property to a refugee family!

May 14 2019

”It’s such an easy thing to do really!”  Migrants Organise works with refugees to rebuild their lives here in the UK. One…

Windrush, Grenfell and Civil Rights: The Legacy of Community Organising in North Kensington

Apr 08 2019

“Never accept the bread line, fight for what you want.” Recently,  Migrants Organise gathered over one hundred community members and local leaders…

NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR THE WOMEN ON THE MOVE AWARDS 2019

Sep 14 2018

Migrants Organise and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, will host the eighth annual Women on the Move Awards at the WOW –…

Getting Recognised, Getting Justice: Migrants Organise supports Birmingham refugee group to demand answers from local council

Apr 09 2018

On Tuesday 13th March 2018, around a dozen migrants and refugees – members of the Birmingham Asylum and Refugee Association (BARA) – gathered…

Yorkshire Grit: The Women Uniting for Change in Halifax

Mar 12 2018

Migrants Organise is currently organising with asylum seekers living in Home Office-contracted housing in in Yorkshire and Humber. Against the odds, two migrant women…

Join a powerful movement of migrant and refugee leaders

Aug 17 2016

The Migrants Organise Community Leadership Academy kicks off again in London this September. The academy is a nine month action-based programme, focused…

Not Silenced, Just Preferably Unheard

Jun 23 2016

by Ffion Wyn Evans, Participation Manager ”There’s really no such thing as the ‘voiceless’ There are only the deliberately silenced, or the preferably…

The Tamils of London by Amy McConaghy

Aug 10 2015

To mark the Refugee Week 2015  we are publishing a series of excellent articles by students taking an MA in International Journalism at City University. We are very…

Human Too

Jul 30 2015

I am white, middle-aged, white-haired, a woman and a refugee. There are of course many other things that make me who I…

Making a New Bed by Peter Lind

Jul 07 2015

To mark the Refugee Week 2015  we are publishing a series of excellent articles by students taking an MA in International Journalism at City University. We are very…