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Beyond the hostile environment

Publication Report Society & migration IPPR
Topic: Society & migration

Women in the North: Choosing to challenge inequalities

Women have borne the brunt of the pandemic’s impacts in the past year. Around 45 per cent of working women across the North work in sectors that have seen the biggest negative impacts during the pandemic.

28/04/2021
Publication Report Society & migration Equality Coronavirus response IPPR North

Strategies for promoting integration at the city region level

The Covid-19 pandemic has posed unprecedented challenges for the integration of migrant communities. As the crisis subsides, England’s city region mayors – who represent more than half of the UK’s...

26/03/2021
Publication Briefing Society & migration Metro mayors IPPR

Beyond the hostile environment

In this final report on the 'hostile environment', we assess six different policy options for addressing its adverse impacts on individuals and communities and for reforming the current system of immigration enforcement. 

09/02/2021
Publication Report Society & migration IPPR

The Brexit EU-UK trade deal: A first analysis

The UK and the EU deal on their future relationship, struck at the eleventh hour, is one of the most critical agreements the UK will negotiate in the post-Brexit era. It comprises the basis of...

27/12/2020
Publication Briefing Economy Power & politics Society & migration Progressive Brexit IPPR

Immigration policy statement

Eight leading employers' associations joint statement in support of IPPR immigration reform policy proposals to increase flexibility and reward employers who invest in local skills

03/11/2020
Blog post Jobs & skills Society & migration IPPR

Building a post-Brexit immigration system for the economic recovery

The UK is set to introduce a new system for work-based immigration in January 2021. For the first time in decades, the government will apply the same rules on migration to both EU and non-EU citizens.

03/11/2020
Publication Report Society & migration Progressive Brexit Coronavirus response IPPR

Access denied: The human impact of the hostile environment

Over the past decade, the government has rolled out a series of measures aimed at creating a ‘hostile environment’ for people living in the UK without immigration status. In this report, we assess the impacts of the hostile environment on individuals and communities.

03/09/2020
Publication Report Society & migration Equality Population and demographics IPPR

Testing times: Universal credit and the habitual residence test

Non-UK citizens and UK citizens returning from living abroad face different barriers to making a claim to universal credit to others living in the UK. They are often required to pass a habitual...

09/07/2020
Publication Report Society & migration Families Progressive Brexit Equality IPPR