1 February 2013; 2.30-4 pm – Day-Mer, Turkish and Kurdish Community Centre, 16 Howard Road, London N16 For more details please visit the event page here.
Wed 30th January (1-2.30pm) Committee Room 1, Town Hall Building Migrant and Ethnic community organisations are widely recognised as fundamental means of support and integration, particularly for newly arrived migrants and ethnically excluded minorities. As well as providing direct support with tailored services, they act as advocates, increase civic engagement and reduce social isolation. These […]
Wed 16th January (1-2.30 pm) Committee Room 1, Town Hall Building FAST (Families and Schools Together) applies ten social science theories into a multi-family group intervention to improve child well-being especially in disadvantaged communities. The average graduation rate per group at a school is now 20 families. In the UK, since 2010 adaptations of FAST […]
Wed 5th December (1-2.30pm) Heritage Room, Town Hall Building Bans on the wearing of religious symbols – especially the Islamic head scarf and face veil – have been enacted in, for example, France and Belgium and are being debated in some other European countries, like the Netherlands. But bans are also being enforced by employers […]
1-2.30pm – Committee Room 1, Town Hall Building The first event of our SPRC Lunchtime Seminar series will take place tomorrow, 21 November at the Town Hall Building. Dr Nicola Montagna will be delivering a seminar which will address Labour, citizenship and subjectivity: migrants’ struggles within the Italian crisis. If you plan to attend and […]
The SPRC is launching a series of Lunchtime seminars that aim at contributing to enhance research culture in our university by involving mainly Middlesex University scholars from diverse social policy areas ranging from migration to social justice and social cohesion. The seminars will take place at lunch time to give university staff, students and whoever […]
One-Day Seminar and Capacity Building Event held at Middlesex University Hendon Campus Runnymede Trust and Middlesex University’s Social Policy Research Centre are working in partnership to organize a one-day seminar and capacity building event on the government’s ‘Open Data’ agenda and its impact on Race Equality in the UK. The event will discuss changes in […]
This policy seminar was organised by Dr. Jon Mulholland and Dr. Louise Ryan. Focusing on Intra-EU mobility, the seminar explored the patterns, rights, and opportunities of skilled migrants to the UK. In addition, drawing on both quantitative and qualitative data, the seminar also explored the barriers or obstacles which may continue to impact on the […]