Migrants

The New Asylum Model
Migrants Multiculture

The New Asylum Model

The Home Office has implemented a programme that will affect all Latin Americans. It is referred to as the Legacy programme. Mario Marín* The Home Office, faced with a large volume of applications and unresolved cases, the majority of which are for asylum, has decided to create a new system […]

Migrants to Europe
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Migrants to Europe

In November 2010, the activist group for foreigners’ rights, Migreurop, released its second annual report, focusing on the authorities’ fight against migration in movement, detention and deportation. In 1999, the Sangatte refugee camp opened in northern France, and became a hotspot for controversy considering its location near the channel tunnel. […]

Give the gift of hope
Migrants

Give the gift of hope

The Latin American Foundation for the Future (LAFF) is a volunteer-run organisation devoted to giving impoverished and abandoned youth a chance to break the cycle of poverty. In light of the holiday season, LAFF has released an ‘Alternative Gift Guide,’ inviting friends, family, colleagues and supporters to consider a different […]

Newham’s First Ecuadorian Community School
Migrants Our People

Newham’s First Ecuadorian Community School

On the 11th of December, Newham’s first Latin American Community school (Escuelita Comunitaria) will be celebrating its official inauguration. Aimed primarily at young people, this educational initiative, set up by the Movimiento Ecuador en el Reino Unido (MERU) in September, aims to strengthen the identity of the Latin American community […]