JCWI spokespeople regularly comment in the print, broadcast and online media on immigration, refugee, asylum and political issues. For all media enquiries, quotes, comments and analysis please contact our Communications Director (Maternity Cover), Denise Meredith, at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com or on 0207 553 7469 or 07930 531128.
Here are just a few highlights of our recent national media hits this month. For a full media report (2017/8) please get in touch.
3rd - Home Office admits forcing immigrants to take DNA tests - https://on.ft.com/2KKAISy
4th - Home Office forcing immigrants to take DNA tests in breach of government's own policy https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/home-office-dna-tests-policy-immigrants-letters-immigration-a8430271.html
5TH - Home Office demands for visa DNA tests leave families distraught - https://www.ft.com/content/ac8c067a-7f69-11e8-bc55-50daf11b720d
EU Migrant Crisis politics.co.uk podcast http://www.politics.co.uk/podcast/2018/07/05/the-politics-co-uk-podcast-eu-migrant-crisis
6th - Surviving the Windrush scandal https://www.unison.org.uk/news/magazine/2018/06/surviving-windrush-scandal/
10th- The government are trying to turn NHS staff into border guards - https://thebristolcable.org/2018/07/the-government-trying-to-turn-nhs-staff-into-border-guards-hostile-environment-immigration/
11th – U.K. failed to have a proper conversation on immigration, says migrant rights campaigner Satbir Singh https://www.thehindu.com/opinion/interview/uk-failed-to-have-a-proper-conversation-on-immigration-says-migrant-rights-campaigner-satbir-singh/article24382123.ece
12th – When Trump Comes to Town https://thesocialchangeagency.org/when-trump-comes-to-town/
23rd - My legal life: Nicola Burgess https://www.lawgazette.co.uk/my-legal-life/my-legal-life-nicola-burgess/5066956.article
BBC - The Why Factor - https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/w3cswrk5
Migration and the Common Good debate - https://vimeo.com/278195288
Third Sector Awards - http://www.thirdsectorexcellenceawards.com/finalists/windrush-coalition/