Category: BMENational


BMENational Statement on Charter Flight Deportations

We note with dismay the plans by the Home Office to continue with mass deportations to Jamaica. With a continuing health emergency caused by the Covid-19 pandemic we believe that lives are at risk, as the UK government are prepared…

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Bangla HA and Covid-19

Bangla Housing Association, based in East London where there is a high proportion of Asian and ethnic minority residents, recently secured a grant from the National Lottery Community Fund, which is supported by Government, to create a Covid-19 advice project…

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Housing Rights – our quarterly newsletter

This newsletter, from the Chartered Institute of Housing and BMENational, keeps you up-to-date with developments around the housing rights of people with different kinds of immigration status.

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Leeds BME-housing association CEO “humbled” by recognition in New Year Honours List

Leeds BME-housing association CEO “humbled” by recognition in New Year Honours List Ali Akbor, Chief Executive of Unity Homes and Enterprise, has spoken of his pride at being awarded an OBE in the New Year Honours List. Mr Akbor, who joined Unity…

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