Following last year’s CDAS conference Sanctuary, Solidarity and Social Capital the Scottish Community Development Centre has been commissioned to support and share best practice among those working to help welcome and resettle people arriving in Scotland as asylum seekers, new … Continue reading
The Final Report on the Scottish Government‘s New Scots strategy : Integrating Refugees in Scotland’s Communities 2014 – 2017 highlights progress which has been made to improve support for refugees in Scotland. It includes case studies and examples of specific … Continue reading
Iriss has published its latest ‘Insight’: “Gypsy Travellers, human rights and social work’s role”
The Supporting Roma Voice project at the University of Salford has aimed to address knowledge gaps in the way in which the inclusion of migrant Roma in the UK is being addressed. The research was designed in partnership with a … Continue reading
The Race Equality Framework 2016-2030 is being delivered by the Scottish Government and is coordinated by the Race Equality Team within the Equality Unit. This paper outlines the Implementation Approach. Kaliani Lyle has been appointed to a new role of … Continue reading
Findings by Newcastle University researchers on Muslim Youth and Political Participation in Scotland include ‘charity, community and volunteering work was carried out by most research participants, highlighting a widespread interest in this form of participation’.