The Manchester Migrants Network, an alliance of migrant and refugee groups working across Greater Manchester, are organising a workshop on Monday 19 March to provide advice on how to resist “hostile environment” policies.
Contributors will include: African Rainbow Family, Manchester Migrant Solidarity, Women’s Voices, WAST Manchester, Greater Manchester Pakistani Association, United for Change, Migrants Supporting Migrants, and Migrants Organise.
- How to respond if you are detained, at risk of deportation, or stopped by immigration enforcement,
- How to organise for fair, safe access to healthcare.
10.30am – Arrival and welcome
11am – Introduction
11.45am – Part 1. Resisting detention, deportation and immigration enforcement (with Right to Remain, African Rainbow Family, MiSol and potential input from Romanian Embassy)
2pm – Part 2. Resisting the hostile environment in healthcare (with testimonies from African Rainbow Family and WAST Manchester; input from Asylum Matters & Medact; and then action planning workshops)
4pm – End