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Getting the right to stay in the UK: the beginning of a new struggle

30 September on Blog, Publications, The Story of Loneliness

As part of our blog series looking at the isolation that our members face, 'This is how it feels to be lonely' , The Forum’s Mentoring Project Support Worker Heike Langbein...

 

Do you know how it feels to be lonely?

26 September on Blog, Publications, The Story of Loneliness

Do you really know how it feels to be lonely? For my research, This is how it feels to be lonely, I interviewed The Forum’s members. Some were happy to share...

 

Their dramatic stories…

24 September on Blog, Publications, The Story of Loneliness

Migrants and refugees feel lonely in the UK regardless of the duration of their stay here. Moreover, they face remarkable challenges related to loneliness. My new research for The Forum,...

 

Loneliness: The Story of Migrants and Refugees in London

22 September on Publications, The Story of Loneliness

“This is how it feels to be lonely” is not only the title of the marvellous song performed by Inspiral Carpets; it is also the story of migrants and refugees’ lives in...

 

How to solve a problem like Calais?

09 September on Blog

  "The migrants should be deported from French territory and placed in closed detention centres until they can be sent home."  These are the words of a young, French self-proclaimed,...

 

Time to put an end to indefinite detention.

01 September on Blog, Elections 2015

Image copyright DIBP images Over 30,000 people were locked up in the UK last year - but not because they had committed a crime. They were trying to apply for the...