BME and refugee women are 3 times more likely to commit suicide than other women in the UK, says a November 2017 from Sisters For Change.
Unequal Regard, Unequal Protection assesses how the UK Government and public authorities – both centrally and locally – are responding to violence against BME women in England.
When women flee human rights abuses and seek protection in another country, they are dependent on an asylum process that may not take account of their experiences as women.
This is from a November 2017 report (pdf) from Asylum Aid and NatCen, which explores how women seeking asylum navigate the appeals process.
The UK Government’s 2017 Annual Report on Modern Slavery provides an overview of modern slavery in the UK, how the UK has responded to this threat over the last 12 months, and how it will respond in future.
More than 100,000 women and girls in the UK are at risk of and living with the consequences of female genital mutilation, forced marriage and so called ‘honour-based’ violence.
This is according to the October 2017 report from End Violence Against Women (EVAW) and Southall Black Sisters.
Date: 23, 27 and 30 November 2017
Location: Birmingham, Manchester and London
The Migrants’ Rights Network invite you to their Annual Migration Summit 2017. This event is an opportunity to come together and discuss how to transform the conversation on migration in the UK.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) measurement framework is a new “lever for change.”
The UK is among the EU countries with the largest inflows of foreign nationals, but it is not unique.
The Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association (ILPA) have relaunched the strategic legal fund for vulnerable young migrants.
Britons are becoming more positive about immigration – but still favour reduced levels, finds an Ipsos MORI report.
ENAR (European Network Against Racism) have launched an August 2017 survey for people who have migrated to Europe within the last five years.
The survey is available in English, French, Arabic, Turkish, Chinese, Somali and Urdu.