21st century London outcasts: Welfare reforms and their impacts on refugee families living in London
Kartallozi, Indira, Chrysalis Family Futures, February 2014
This research looks how the welfare reforms will have an impact on refugee families in London, for instance, on access to employment, housing,...
Allsopp, Jennifer, Sigona, Nando & Phillimore, Jenny, Institute for Reasearch into Superdiversity (IRIS), University of Manchester, January 2014
This review focuses on the experiences of poverty among refugees, asylum seekers and refused asylum seekers, including women, children, unaccompanied...
Religion, ethnicity and national origins: Exploring the independence of variables in a superdiverse neighbourhood
Stringer, Martin D, University of Birmingham, Diskus 16.2 (2014), 88-100., January 2014
Many studies of diverse urban neighbourhoods have identified that the people who live in these neighbourhoods tend to live separate lives based on...
Wessendorf, Susanne, Institute for Research into Superdiversity (IRIS), University of Birmingham, January 2014
There has been a surge in studies on immigration-related diversity and, more specifically, superdiversity. This paper gives an overview of recent...
Finney, Nissa, Ethnicity and migration within Britain, Issue 111, January 2014
The release of 2011 Census data showing the ethnic make-up of local areas across Britain produced news headlines in Spring 2013 emphasising...
East Europeans in London: A peer led study of the issues faced by East Europeans in London relating housing, employment, household income and support needs
Drozdowicz, Barbara, East European Advice Centre, December 2013
In 2004 eight Central and Eastern European countries joined the European Union: Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Slovakia...
Jivraj, Stephen & Khan, Omar, ESRC Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity (CoDE), University of Manchester, December 2013
This briefing shows that all ethnic minority groups in England are more likely to live in deprived neighbourhoods than the White British majority.
Ethnicity and deprivation in England: How likely are ethnic minorities to live in deprived neighbourhoods?
Jivraj, Stephen & Khan, Omar, Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity (CoDE), The University of Manchester, December 2013
This briefing shows that all ethnic minority groups in England are more likely to live in deprived neighbourhoods than the White British...
MacInnes, Tom, Aldridge, Hannah, Bushe, Sabrina, Kenway, Peter & Tinson, Adam, New Policy Institute, Joseph Rowntree Foundation, December 2013
This annual report by the New Policy Institute gives a comprehensive picture of poverty in the UK, featuring analysis of low income, unemployment,...
BSHF with Moreton, Rachel, BSHF, December 2013
Reducing overcrowding has been a major aim of housing policy for at least a century. There is clear evidence of a link between overcrowding and...
Policy and practice research
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