Press

This area is where journalists can access COMPAS press releases and see recent coverage featuring the COMPAS research.

Journalists can also sign-up to our twitter feed and register to receive email updates.

If you would like to make a press enquiry, please contact:

Rosaleen Cunningham
+ 44 (0)1865 274566
+ 44 (0)7710 997987
rosaleen.cunningham@compas.ox.ac.uk

 

COMPAS in the news*

Migrants and the media: what shapes the narratives on immigration in different countries
26 Apr 2019 | The Conversation article by Rob McNeil on research from the REMINDER Project.

New report explores barriers to employment for refugees and ‘asylum migrants’
25 Apr 2019 | University of Oxford article about Carlos Vargas-Silva’s report on Refugees and the UK Labour Market

Imagining ‘Refugia’
13 Feb 2019 | Late Night Live show on ABC Radio (Australia) discusses the Refugia project with Nicholas Van Hear

‘My heart is split’: capturing the essence of exodus – in pictures
17 Dec 2018 | Guardian photo gallery of the winners of our 2018 ‘Finding Your Way’ Photo Competition

‘Hostile environment’ in Britain hasn’t put off irregular immigrants – but it’s increased their suffering
12 Nov 2018 | The Conversation article by Franck Düvell and Iryna Lapshyna.

Hostile environment failing to deter illegal immigration and pushing people into exploitation, report finds
19 Oct 2018 | The Independent discusses the DIEM report on Irregular Immigrants and Control Policies in the UK

Migration: the riddle of Europe’s shadow population
7 Oct 2018 | Financial Times cites the C-MISE project

Why we need to protect refugees from the ‘big ideas’ designed to save them
28 Jul 2018 | Independent comment piece by Heaven Crawley cites the Refugia project

Migrant kids could end up in already strained foster system
26 Jun 2018 | Mail Online UK cites research by Esther Arenas-Arroyo

Migrant children could end up in already strained foster system as Trump administration continues pushing ‘zero-tolerance’ policy
26 Jun 2018 | New York Daily News cites research by Esther Arenas-Arroyo

Fifty-eight leading social scientists conferred as Fellows of the Academy of Social Sciences
5 Apr 2018 | Professor Michael Keith conferred the award of Fellow

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