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Housing Associations Pledge to Migrant People

Migrant support charter  – the migrants’ pledge Housing associations across the UK are being urged to sign a pledge to demonstrate their support to migrants at a major conference next month.  Thirty associations have already agreed to the three-point promise, … Continue reading

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Short video clip which was presented at the House of Lords Reception event on Wednesday 20th June by BME National

Short video film capturing reflections on the BME social housing sector. 1st shown at BME National House of Lords reception celebrating 30+yrs of BME Social Housing, hosted by Lord Patel of Bradford with Speaker James Brokenshire Secretary for State -Housing, … Continue reading

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From strength to strength – 30th anniversary of BMENational

Over the last three decades, the BMENational collective, which was founded as the  Federation of Black Housing Organisations (FBHO), has witnessed many changes in the operating environment. But our core commitment to providing housing, culturally sensitive services, promoting cohesion and … Continue reading

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The hostile environment: what social landlords need to know

The problems experienced by the Windrush generation highlight the effects of the “hostile environment” created by Theresa May when she was home secretary. Anyone needing rented housing is affected, alongside those going to hospital or applying for a job or … Continue reading

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Human City Institute – First e-bulletin

The Human City Institute have sent their first e-bulletin! This provides a summary of their latest news about events, fresh reports, policy papers, media coverage, and how to get more involved in HCI’s work. Please forward to colleagues. You can also follow them on Twitter … Continue reading

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