The Global Exchange on Migration and Diversity is a COMPAS initiative opening up opportunities for knowledge exchange and longer term collaboration between those working in the migration field
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Welfare Services and Destitution

Exploring issues related to migrants who are destitute with limited recourse to public funds, and an innovative means to assess eligibility for support

ONLINE TOOL FOR ADVICE PROVIDERS IN UK (2016-18) >>

An innovative, online tool for advisors in the voluntary sector and local authorities to assess eligibility of a destitute migrant family for support under Section 17 Children Act.

MIGRATION SERVICES IN WALES (2015-17) >>

Provision of information, training and advice, in collaboration with the Welsh Refugee Council and the Migration Observatory

MIGRATION AND HEALTH (2014) >>

A one-day workshop on migrant health for health service practitioners and commissioners, organised in partnership with the West Midlands Strategic Migration Partnership, Birmingham

CITY INITIATIVE ON IRREGULAR MIGRANTS IN EUROPE (2017-19) >>

C-MIS supports a working group of nine European cities to build a stronger body of evidence on city practices, share learning and develop guidance material on key areas of service provision, including four short videos, relevant to municipalities across Europe.