partners & advisors

Due to the complex and sensitive nature of our research, we are drawing on the expertise and networks of a wider group of partners and advisors.

Project partners

Dave Brown is the Integration and Development Manager at Migration Yorkshire and a partner on the project. His work currently includes managing different migration projects at regional, national and European level. He has previously been widely involved in refugee and asylum issues working with a number of organisations, co-coordinating refugee integration in the Yorkshire and Humber region and working on issues of destitution.
Email: david.2.brown@migrationyorkshire.org.uk
Tel: +44 (0)113 395 2437

We have also set up an advisory group consisting of the following academics, practitioners and refugees with knowledge and experience of relevant issues.

Bill Adams, TUC Yorkshire and Humber
Anne Burghgraef, Solace – surviving exile and persecution
Dr Jon Burnett, Institute of Race Relations
Charlotte Cooke, Refugee Council Yorkshire and Humber
Professor Gary Craig, School of Applied Social Sciences, University of Durham
Dr Jane Holgate, Leeds University Business School, University of Leeds
Said Rahim, Leeds Refugee Forum
Dr Ben Rogaly, Sussex Centre for Migration Research, University of Sussex
Mariam Tola Williams, Yorkshire and Humber Refugee of the Year 2010