Public Meeting: Where is integration in the refugee crisis?

Public Meeting: Wednesday 17th February, 8pm Venue: Council Offices, Bromsgrove Jenny Phillimore, Professor and Director of the Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRiS) at Birmingham University, will be speaking on refugee integration. All supporters and any interested people welcome. Further reading:

Over 1,000 Syrian refugees have arrived in the UK under VPRS

The Government has kept its promise to relocate 1,000 Syrian refugees under the Vulnerable Person’s Relocation Scheme by Christmas. In our area, Birmingham received its first refugees under the scheme on 17th December. The family of four are settling in and Refugee Action staff and volunteers will be looking after them as they get used to […]

Seeking Sanctuary – problem on our doorstep being ignored.

Seeking Sanctuary website About ‘Seeking Sanctuary’. There are currently well over 6000 migrants in Calais (November 2015) and more nearby.  ‘Seeking Sanctuary’ aims to raise awareness about this situation and is organising basic humanitarian assistance through Faith Communities and Community Organisations in partnership with experienced aid agencies such as ‘Secours Catholique’. This is an appropriate […]