Report – WSF Thematic Workshop “Migration, Diversity and Welfare: Knowledge, Gaps and Synergies”, 5 – 6 December, Birmingham

by Lailah Alidu (UPWEB) Welfare State Futures in collaboration with Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRIS) University of Birmingham organised a thematic workshop on the topic Migration, Diversity and Welfare: Knowledge, Gaps and Synergies.  The workshop was held at the Institute for Research into Superdiversity at the University of Birmingham on the 5th and 6th … More Report – WSF Thematic Workshop “Migration, Diversity and Welfare: Knowledge, Gaps and Synergies”, 5 – 6 December, Birmingham

UPWEB Contribution to British Academy Essay Collection on “10 Local Actions to Promote Social Integration”

UPWEB PL Jenny Phillimore, together with Aleksandra Grzymala-Kazlowska (Institute for Research into Superdiversity, University of Birmingham and researcher on UPWEB) and Sin Yi Cheung (Cardiff University and expert adviser on UPWEB) have contributed a report on Voluntary Action for Asylum Seeker and Refugee Integration to a British Academy Essay Collection on local actions to improve … More UPWEB Contribution to British Academy Essay Collection on “10 Local Actions to Promote Social Integration”

Coming Up: WSF Thematic Workshop on “Migration, Diversity and Welfare: Knowledges, Gaps and Synergies”, Birmingham, UK, 5-6 December 2017

The last NORFACE WSF Thematic Workshop will take place next month, 5 – 6 December, at University of Birmingham. The workshop is convened by UPWEP Project Leader Jenny Phillimore and TRANSWEL Project Leader Anna Amelina on the topic of “Migration, Diversity and Welfare: Knowledges, Gaps and Synergies”. The overall aim of this event is to identify synergies … More Coming Up: WSF Thematic Workshop on “Migration, Diversity and Welfare: Knowledges, Gaps and Synergies”, Birmingham, UK, 5-6 December 2017

UPWEB Workshop at the ESRC Festival of Social Science 2017 – “Access to Healthcare in Edgbaston and Handsworth”

by Simon Pemberton, Jenny Phillimore, Lucy Doos and Rachel Humphris (UPWEB UK Team) The University of Birmingham are delighted to present this event, part of the Economic and Social Research Council Festival of Social Science 2017. This event is open to local residents and users of healthcare services in Handsworth and Edgbaston. It is organised … More UPWEB Workshop at the ESRC Festival of Social Science 2017 – “Access to Healthcare in Edgbaston and Handsworth”

Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies Special Issue – “Rethinking Integration. New perspectives on Adaptation and Settlement in the Era of Super-diversity”

The Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies has published a Special Issue on “Rethinking Integration. New perspectives on Adaptation and Settlement in the Era of Super-diversity”. The issue sheds new light on the question of integration addessing a range of diverse issues such as legal status diversity, tansition experiences, adaptation, settlement, spatial integration, and diasporic … More Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies Special Issue – “Rethinking Integration. New perspectives on Adaptation and Settlement in the Era of Super-diversity”