Dispersal, RCOs and refugee communities

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:
Dispersal, RCOs and refugee communities

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This chapter compares and contrasts the experiences of RCOs in London and two regions outside of it. It first reviews the contrasting institutional frameworks in the two dispersal regions outside London. The chapter then discusses the comparative development of refugee communities and RCOs in London and the regions. Some principal themes – particularly the social issues and organisational issues affecting the RCOs – are examined as well.

Keywords: RCOs; London; institutional frameworks; dispersal regions; refugee communities; development; principal themes; social issues; organisational issues

Chapter.  7682 words. 

Subjects: Migration Studies

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