Institute of Race Relations

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About Us

The Institute of Race Relations is at the cutting edge of the research and analysis that inform the struggle for racial justice in Britain, Europe and internationally.

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Publications

33

Briefing Papers - Europe

Briefing Paper no. 10

21

Briefing Papers & Reports - UK

Racial violence and the Brexit state

31

Books, pamphlets & multimedia

Catching History on the Wing

News Service

Calendar of racism and resistance (10-23 February 2017)

A fortnightly resource for anti-racist and social justice campaigns, highlighting key events in the UK and Europe.

February 23, 2017

The shame of asylum housing of child refugees in the UK

John Grayson, a campaigner from South Yorkshire, examines the market in asylum housing in the UK.

February 23, 2017

Calendar of racism and resistance (26 January – 9 February 2017)

A fortnightly resource for anti-racist and social justice campaigns, highlighting key events in the UK and Europe.

February 9, 2017

‘No one accepts responsibility’: thirteen refugees dead in Greece

As refugees and migrants die in Greece's 'hotspots', military camps and in transit, the EU, the UNHCR and Greek institutions must be held to account.

February 9, 2017

‘Hearts tired of all talk’*

The Last Rights project, set up in 2016, aims to ‘create a new framework of respect for the rights of missing and dead refugees and migrants and bereaved family members’. The project’s co-convenors, Catriona Jarvis and Syd Bolton, have since the summer of 2015 been frequent visitors to Lesbos, doing volunteer work. They spent winter 2015/16 there and were at Moria on 30 January 2017. They comment on the recent deaths in Greece below:

February 9, 2017

Upcoming Events

Migrant Media film night

Screening of two films, 'Who Police the Police' and 'Britain’s Black Legacy' followed by a panel discussion.

February 28, 2017

Migrant deaths at European borders

A panel presenting the results of ESRC funded research into the treatment of the dead in Italy and Greece, and the position of relatives in Tunisia and Turkey.

March 22, 2017