Blog Posts

Sewing classes: an effective tool to fight against loneliness

10 July on Blog, Home Away From Home, Meet The Forum

Loneliness and isolation are one of the biggest challenges that asylum seekers and refugees fight against when they come to the UK and settle in a country whose social, cultural...


A Year in the Life of the Forum: Our Report Card is Out

02 July on Blog, Meet The Forum

Due to popular demand, this year we again chose to produce our annual report in the form of Infographics. The report card is great snapshot of our achievements but, it...


It is your turn to Empower a Refugee!

26 June on Home Away From Home

It is 7pm on Tuesday evening and the main hall of St. Ethelburga’s is already crowded. People are queuing at the reception desk, a mixture of excitement and curiosity in...


Women on the Move at the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict

20 June on Blog, Women on the Move

Last week we were at the Global Summit representing the voices of women who managed to seek protection and yet whose stories are still not  heard or understood, even in...


The drive to end sexual violence in conflict: the Angelina Jolie effect

09 June on Blog

The world’s unlikeliest power couple, Angelina Jolie and William Hague, are ‘rallying’ London to descend on the ExCel Centre for next week’s Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict....


Have Your Say On 22nd of May!

19 May on Blog

When you talk to migrants living in this wonderful city about the right to vote you are asked a lot of questions: “Can I register to vote even if I...