December 2, 2020
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Author: Vivienne Francis

The Story Behind Integrate That! by Abdulwahab Tahhan   If you turn on your TV or pick up a newspaper, you might find some stories about refugees in Europe. Most of these stories are not reported by refugees themselves. The refugees would be only the subject of an interview,

We looking for UK-based professional journalists with a refugee background who want to rebuild their careers. Between March and August, 15 selected participants will have the opportunity to acquire new media skills, publish journalistic content, and build professional networks through collaborations. In September, all participants

This animation, based on Fuller's writing, depicts the UK's "hostile immigration environment" as a fairytale, drawing on elements of the government's approach which have impacted and destroyed the lives of thousands of non-EU nationals. As Home Secretary in 2012, Theresa May's policy introduced a cruel new approach towards immigration

The term resilience is frequently woven into complex narratives of migration. Understandably so. Surviving torture, imprisonment, homelessness or conflict, and then starting again in an unfamiliar, possibly hostile new country takes a depth of resilience that fortunately most of us will never require. Resilience can

by Aftab Alexander Mughal Blackburn YMCA organized a joint Refugee Week and Eid Party on 22 June 2019  at The Crypt of Blackburn Cathedral. More than 110 men, women and children from 22 different nationalities, from Blackburn, Darwen and Hyndburn attended. The Mayor of Blackburn, Councillor Jim Shorrock,