Posts Tagged "women"

Nominations for the 2019 Women on the Move Awards close 5pm, Monday 15th October!

Oct 11 2018

COURAGEOUS. POWERFUL. UNSTOPPABLE. Migrant and refugee women are smashing stereotypes, breaking boundaries, and connecting communities. The Women on the Move Awards, presented by…

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 –…

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…

Women on the Move Awards nominations now open!

Sep 26 2016

It’s time to celebrate the achievements and contributions of migrant and refugee women! Nominations are now open for the Women on the…

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…

A Second Torture: The UK’s Fast Track to Despair by Josie Le Blond

Jun 25 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…

Women on the Move Awards open nominations for 2015!

Oct 22 2014

photo by Jason Wen for Women on the Move Awards [h4]Nominations are once again open for the Women on the Move Awards –…

Sewing classes: an effective tool to fight against loneliness

Jul 10 2014

Loneliness and isolation are one of the biggest challenges that asylum seekers and refugees fight against when they come to the UK…

Women on the Move at the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict

Jun 20 2014

Last week we were at the Global Summit representing the voices of women who managed to seek protection and yet whose stories…

The drive to end sexual violence in conflict: the Angelina Jolie effect

Jun 09 2014

The world’s unlikeliest power couple, Angelina Jolie and William Hague, are ‘rallying’ London to descend on the ExCel Centre for next week’s…