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Creating a more diverse housing sector

The review by David Lammy of the UK’s criminal justice system, the report by the APPG (All Party Parliamentary Group) on Social Integration on the integration of new migrants, and a range of new evidence on employment have underscored how … Continue reading

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Arawak Walton achieves highest grading from HCA after In Depth Assessment

Following continued growth, Arawak Walton moved into mainstream regulation in 2016 due to owning over 1,000 homes. After completing an In Depth Assessment (IDA), earlier this year, the Homes and Communities Agency awarded Arawak Walton Housing Association a rating of … Continue reading

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Britain’s housing crisis is racist – we need to talk about it

The Guardian commissioned Kevin Gulliver to write a piece on institutional racism in housing.  https://www.theguardian.com/housing-network/2017/jul/06/britain-housing-crisis-racist-bme-homelessness Discover Society –  a piece linking to HUMAN CITY INSTITUTE research. http://discoversociety.org/2017/07/05/the-right-to-adequate-housing-reflections-on-an-avoidable-tragedy/    

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The Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) Housing Sector’s Offer

Deep Roots, Diverse Communities, Dedicated Service The Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) Housing Sector’s Offer This paper stresses the multiple and important roles that BME housing organisations play in providing affordable homes and services, and care and support for BME … Continue reading

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The BME sector has much to offer

With the housing crisis disproportionately affecting black and minority ethnic (BME) communities, the sector needs to step up to provide solutions, says Cym D’Souza Read whole Inside Housing interview here

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