The Institute of Public Care for the Housing Learning and Improvement Network, January 2010
This report explores the issues facing commissioners and providers in meeting the needs of minority groups of older people within the community...
Bux-Ryan, Mark, Finegold, Graham, Hutcheson, Nicola, Ressel, Christiane and Smith, Gerard, Tank Consulting, Equality and Human Rights Commission, January 2010
This report examines opportunities for employment in the new 2012 Olympics site, focusing in particular on the recruitment and training of people of...
European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights, October 2009
The report draws on a range of sources of data and informationn from across the EU covering the years 2000-2009. It clearly shows that many Roma and...
Robinson, David & Pearce, Sioned, Department for Communities and Local Government, October 2009
This paper proposes that the housing market change promoted by housing market renewal (HMR) pathfinders and their partners is recasting the context...
Rutter, J & Latorre, M, Migration, Equalities and Citizenship Team, ippr, Equality and Human Rights Commission, July 2009
Widespread media reports suggest that migrants receive priority in the allocation of social housing, and in doing so displace non-migrants. The...
Leicester Refugee and Asylum Seekers Voluntary Sector Forum, June 2009
This report describes experiences of destitution amongst (mostly failed) asylum seekers in Leicester. It highlights a need for services to...
Chappell, L; Latorre, M; Rutter, J; Shah, J, Institute of Public Policy Research (ippr), June 2009
This paper examines the impact of recent migration from Central and Eastern Europe upon rural economies.
Netto, Gina, Heriot Watt University and the Market Specialists, Scottish Refugee Council (SRC) and Access Apna Ghar Housing Association, April 2009
Whilst refugees may encounter many barriers to successful integration in Scotland, such as issues surrounding health, education, employment and...
Robinson, David, The Policy Press, March 2009
The perception that new immigrants and migrants are unfairly advantaged in the allocation of social housing is one of the most frequently cited...
Domestic abuse – Access to justice report on black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) women, domestic abuse and access to legal aid
The Legal Services Commission, January 2009
Each year, the Legal Services Commission (LSC) helps around 20,000 survivors of domestic abuse, notably women, to access legal services at the...
Policy and practice research
This section provides access to evidence-based research on race equality and social housing. The resources provide qualitative and quantitative data to complement the findings within the Better Housing briefing collection.
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