Research Reports

This is a selection of the main research reports published by SPRC team members.
For a full list of Middlesex University publications, please see the University’s research repository.

2016

Implementation of the Employment Equality Directive. The Principle of Non-discrimination on the Basis of Religion or Belief – by Erica Howard. The study was commissioned by the European Parliament Research Service.

2015

Polish Migrants in London extending the stay – Summary Report by Prof. Louise Ryan

2014

Identifying Human Rights Stories: Investigation of the Impact of the Human Rights Act 1998 on the Lives of People in the UK  – Research report funded by Thomas Paine Initiative; Reserach team: Alice Donald

Young, Highly Qualified Migrants: The Experiences and Expectations of Recently Arrived Irish Teachers in Britain – Reserach team: Louise Ryan, Edina Kurdi

Analysis of 2011 Census Data, Irish Community Statistics: England and Selected Urban Areas – Research team: Louise Ryan, Alessio D’Angelo, Michael Puniskis, Neil Kaye

Inequalities in Access to Healthcare in Enfield, London – Research team: Elena Vacchelli, Alessio D’Angelo, Preeti Kathrecha and Lisa Clarke

Evaluation and Impact of the BAN Partnership – Research Team:  Alessio D’Angelo, Preeti Kathrecha

2013

Between Opportunities and Challenges: Women’s Community and Voluntary Organisations in London – Research Team: Elena  Vacchelli, Preeti Kathrecha

Welfare needs of Turkish and Kurdish Communities in  London – Research Team: Alessio D’Angelo, Ozlem Galip, Neil Kaye

Inequalities and multiple discrimination in access to and quality of healthcare –  Coordinated by Professor Eleonore Kofman; UK Research Team: Alessio D’Angelo, Dr. Erica Howard, Dr. Mary Tilki, Dr. Elena Vacchelli (Middlesex University), Dr. Margaret Greenfields (Buckinghamshire New University) and Professor Mark Johnson (De Montfort University, Leicester)

Welfare needs of the Afghan Community in Harrow – Dr Elena Vacchelli, Neil Kaye and Magdolna Lőrinc

Supplementary Education in London: Impact, Challenges and Sustainability. An evaluation of the education services of Afghan Association Paiwand – Magdolna Lőrinc, Alessio D’Angelo, Prof Louise Ryan

Empowering Social Firms. Knowledge Transfer Partnership between Middlesex University and Social Firms UK. KTP Project Report – Alessio D’Angelo, Di Cunliffe, Carly Malling, Magdolna Lőrinc

Welfare Needs of Turkish and Kurdish Communities in London – A Community Based Research project. Preliminary report – Alessio D’Angelo, Ozlem Galip, Neil Kaye, Magdolna Lőrinc


2012

Enfield Citizens Advice Bureau – Clients Profile and Needs Gap Analysis – Alessio D’Angelo, Neil Kaye; (summary report also available)

Equal Rights. Equal Voices. Migrant women’s integration in the labour market in six European cities: A comparative approach. European Network of Migrant Women and European Women’s Lobby – coordinated by Eleonore Kofman and Neil Kaye, among others

National discourses in the migration-integration nexus during a period of electoral and political change in the United Kingdom. PROSINT country report WP2. – Eleonore Kofman, Elena Vacchelli

National frame for the integration of newcomers in the United Kingdom. PROSINT country report WP2. – Eleonore Kofman, Elena Vacchelli, Alessio D’Angelo,  Hannah Lewis.

The Socio-economic impact of integration policies in the UK. PROSINT country report WP5. – Eleonore Kofman, Elena Vacchelli


2011

Sites of socialisation – Polish parents and children in London schools – Alessio D’Angelo, Louise Ryan

BME Children in London: Educational Needs and the Role of Community Organisations (An evaluation of the education services of Day-Mer, Turkish and Kurdish Community Centre) – Alessio D’Angelo, Alejandro Paniagua, Aygul Ozdemir

Local integration policies for newcomers in the United Kingdom. PROSINT case study report WP3. – Eleonore Kofman, Elena Vacchelli, Alessio D’Angelo

French Capital: A Study of French Highly-Skilled Migrants in London’s Financial and Business Sectors. A Report on Preliminary Findings – Louise Ryan, John Mulholland

 

2010

Chinese Older People in Haringey: Meeting the needs of the ‘invisible’ community – Alessio D’Angelo, Tom Lam, Rosemary Sales

Exploring the River of Flowers: Wildflowers, community engagement and participatory mapping – Alessio D’Angelo, Adriana Castro Ayala, Vijay Vohora, Lisa Clarke

GEMMA: Gender and Migration. Enhancing policy through European research – Eleonore Kofman, Elena Vacchelli, Louise Ryan, Ludovica Banfi and International Research Team

GendeRace. The use of racial anti-discrimination laws. Gender and citizenship in a multicultural context – Eleonore Kofman, Elena Vacchelli, Ludovica Banfi and International Research Team

Migrant and Minority Community Organisations: funding, sustainability and ways forward – Alessio D’Angelo, Erin Sanders, Ranmal Burkmar

Muslim Women: Communities, Identities and Aspirations. Executive Summary 2010 – Louise Ryan, Ludovica Banfi, Eleonore Kofman (with Clare Choak)

Muslim Youth in Barnet – Exploring Identity, Citizenship and Belonging Locally and in the Wider Context – Louise Ryan, Eleonore Kofman and Ludovica Banfi (with Mustafa Mansuri and Faiza Bashe)

A guide to schooling in England for BME and newly arrived migrant parents – Louise Ryan, Alessio D’Angelo, Rosemary Sales, Magda Lopez Rodriguez

Newly arrived migrant and refugee children in the British educational system. Executive summary – Louise Ryan, Alessio D’Angelo, Rosemary Sales, Magda Lopez Rodriguez

Newly arrived migrant and refugee children in the British educational system. Research report – Louise Ryan, Alessio D’Angelo, Rosemary Sales, Magda Lopez Rodriguez

Polish Pupils in UK Primary Schools. A Guide for Parents (English) – Magda Lopez Rodriguez, Rosemary Sales, Alessio D’Angelo, Louise Ryan

Polish Pupils in UK Primary Schools. A Guide for Parents (Polish) – Magda Lopez Rodriguez, Rosemary Sales, Alessio D’Angelo, Louise Ryan


2009

London’s Chinatown: Diaspora, identity and belonging – Rosemary Sales, Panos Hatziprokopiou, Flemming Christiansen, Alessio D’Angelo, Xiujing Liang, Xia Lin, Nicola Montagna

National Mapping of Older People’s Services provided by the Catholic Community in England and Wales ­ – Louise Ryan, Alessio D’Angelo, Adriana Castro, Mary Tilki

The Changing Chinese Community in London: New Migration, New Needs – Tom Lam, Rosemary Sales, Alessio D’Angelo, Nicola Montagna, Xia Lin

The equality implications of being a migrant in Britain – Eleonore Kofman, Sue Lukes, Alessio D’Angelo and Nicola Montagna

Young Homeless Refugees in London: An exploratory research – Alessio D’Angelo, Mattia Fumanti, Robert Brown


2008

Cityscapes of Diaspora: Images and Realities of London’s Chinatown – Professor Rosemary Sales, Dr Xiujing Liang, Dr Panos Hatziprokopiou, Professor Flemming Christiansen, Dr. Nicola Montagna, Alessio D’Angelo, Xia Lin

Civic Stratification, Gender and Family Migration Policies in Europe – International Research Team (UK lead: Professor Eleonore Kofman)

Family Migration to United Kingdom: Trends, Statistics and Policies – Professor Eleonore Kofman, Sue Lukes, Pauline Aaron, Veena Meetoo

Kurdish Community Organisations in London: a Social Network Analysis – Alessio D’Angelo

New Ethnic Minority Business Communities in Britain: Challenges of Diversity and Informality for the UK Business and Policy Frameworks – Leandro Sepulveda, Stephen Syrett, Fergus Lyon

Measuring Integration? Exploring socioeconomic indicators of integration of third country nationals –Alessio D’Angelo, Rosemary Sales, International Research Team

Polish Pupils in London Schools: opportunities and challenges – Rosemary Sales, Louise Ryan, Magda Lopez Rodriguez, Alessio D’Angelo


2007

New Migrants in England and their Needs –­­­­ Professor Eleonore Kofman, Sue Lukes, Alessio D’Angelo, Dr. Nicola Montagna, Emily Di Florido

Recent Polish Migrants in London: Social networks, transience and settlement – Louise Ryan, Rosemary Sales, Mary Tilki and Bernadetta Siara


2006

The Compulsory Dispersal of Asylum Seekers and Processes of Social Exclusion in England Patricia Hynes – ESRC Postdoctoral Fellowship (Award Number PTA-026-27-1254)

Young Women, Sex and Choices: a study of young motherhood in Haringey – Lesley Hoggart with Sara Nasserzadeh and Michael Shamesh


2004

Young Women, Sex and Choices: a study of young motherhood in Shropshire – Rachel Hek and Lesley Hoggart, Social Policy Research Paper No 1