The institutional and policy framework in the regions

David Griffiths, Nando Sigona and Roger Zetter

in Refugee community organisations and dispersal

Published by Policy Press

Published in print October 2005 | ISBN: 9781861346346
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447303152 | DOI:
The institutional and policy framework in the regions

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This chapter provides an outline of the institutional and policy framework in the regions. It starts by contrasting the socioeconomic characteristics of the West Midlands and the North West. The chapter then examines the structure of the consortia and the current integration arrangements for refugees in the regions. The strategy, policy, and practice of the local authorities in coping with new arrivals and the more recently settled communities are then reviewed.

Keywords: institutional framework; policy framework; socioeconomic characteristics; consortia structure; West Midlands; North West

Chapter.  9080 words. 

Subjects: Migration Studies

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