Leave to remain: A movie about an Afghan boy and his precarious transitions

It is now possible to watch the movie Leave to Remain on BBCiPlayer: http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b05xxj3y/leave-to-remain About the movie: Based on real-life stories, Leave to Remain is a coming of age drama that depicts a world hidden from view. Omar, a charismatic Afghan teenager, is at … Continue reading Leave to remain: A movie about an Afghan boy and his precarious transitions

Against all odds: resettled separated children and the Immigration Bill

  By Rachel Humphris The UK Government announced on 28th January 2016 that they will ‘lead a new initiative to resettle unaccompanied children from conflict regions’ [1]. After mounting pressure (see earlier post Happy New Year?), the Prime Minister, David Cameron, … Continue reading Against all odds: resettled separated children and the Immigration Bill