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Birmingham Heroes: Migration and Displacement

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The University of Birmingham is at the forefront of research into migration and displacement. The Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRiS) is the first institute in the UK and one of the first globally, to focus on migration, displacement and superdiversity.
Date:
29/11/2016

New publication on Gender and Refugee Integration

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A new article on gender and refugee integration by Sin Yi Cheung and Jenny Phillimore, highlights gender differences in integration outcomes
Date:
14/11/2016

Redefining integration

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All are invited to an event, jointly hosted by the Institute for Research into Superdiversity and the Runnymede Trust on 'Redefining integration'.
Date:
01/11/2016

Ten towns - Birmingham: Unity in Diversity

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CommonGround are hosting a public discussion in partnership with the Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRiS) at the University of Birmingham on Wednesday 7 December, 2016 from 17.30 - 19.30, Room 714/5, Muirhead Tower - all welcome.
Date:
26/10/2016

What next for the Calais refugees?

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IRiS's Nando Sigona speaks to BBC World Service Newshour on the Calais jungle and what next for its residents: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04c4wy8 from 47'30''.
Date:
24/10/2016

Child refugees in Calais

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Nando Sigona from the Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRiS) spoke to Adrian Goldberg on Radio WM, to talk about the child refugees in Calais.
Date:
24/10/2016

Unaccompanied asylum seeking children (UASC) in the UK

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IRiS and MEENA, an organisation that runs the Unofficial Women and Children's Centre in 'The Jungle', Calais are running a Masterclass to share knowledge and experience of resettling Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children in the UK on 7 November.
Date:
19/10/2016

New book series on global migration and social change

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We are delighted to announce the launch of a new book series on global migration and social change edited by Dr Nando Sigona of the Institute for Research into Superdiversity at the University of Birmingham and Dr Alan Gamlen of the Hugo Center for Migration and Population Research at the University of Adelaide, Australia.
Date:
18/10/2016
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