News October 2019


30 October 2019

Statement on Serco Lock Change Evictions

In response to concerns that Serco may carry out lock change evictions from today Thursday 31 October 2019, Positive Action in Housing, the refugee and migrant homelessness charity, has issued the following statement: We are dismayed that Serco is going ahead and evicting vulnerable people from the only homes they have while…


25 October 2019

Positive Action in Housing’s latest Annual Report Launched in Glasgow

Positive in Housing’s 24th Annual Impact Report was launched today in Glasgow City Chambers in front of an audience of 110 member organisations from Scottish housing associations, BME organisations, Refugee groups and homelessness organisations, trade unions as well as service users and volunteers involved with the charity. …


24 October 2019

Comment: Essex Lorry Deaths

Robina Qureshi argues that the UK government must face up to the challenges of the global refugee and migrant crisis – we need safe and legal routes for refugees and migrants. People move, deal with it. Creating tighter border controls simply empowers more human trafficking gangs. The Essex Lorry Tragedy …


23 October 2019

39 bodies found in shipping container in Essex

THE REFUGEE CRISIS HAS NOT GONE AWAY 23 October 2019 – 20:00 hrs The Essex Lorry Tragedy echoes other similar incidents: the 58 men and women found dead in a lorry at Dover in 2000; the 71 decomposing bodies of Syrian refugees – the youngest just one year old – abandoned in a lorry at the…


15 October 2019

In memory of Eniola Adewale Haastrup

RIP Eniola Adewale Haastrup 1964 – 2016 .

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