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FGM Workshop scheduled for June 2015

Following growing requests to deliver an FGM awareness programme, i am delighted to provide a schedule for the next workshop. The topic that will be covered is dangers associated to Female Genital Mutilation. participants will also develop knowledge, skills and confidence when working with those at risk of or affected by female genital mutilation. If […]

14th of April 2015 Racial Equality Strategy Implementation Event

OFMDFM officials gave the commitment to engage with minority ethnic groups during the on going development of the Racial Equality Strategy, Northwest Migrants Forum is assisting the Community Relations Council in organising BME members from the North West to attend this event. . The Common Platform response will form a basis for discussion however other […]

North West Migrants Forum Assessment of NEEDS of BME Communities and Attitudes of established communities in the North West!

North West Migrants Forum supported by The office of the First minister and deputy First minister, (Minority Ethnic Development Fund) is carrying out  a qualitative and quantitative research to assess the needs of the black and ethnic minorities living in the North West region of Northern Ireland, the survey will also assess the attitudes of […]

Opportunity for Paid Facilitators to facilitate a Focused Group Discussion (FGD )for North West Migrants Forum

The Office of the First Minister and Deputy First Minister has commissioned the North West Migrants Forum to carry out qualitative and quantitative research to assess the needs of the black and ethnic minorities living in the North West region of Northern Ireland, and how far they can enjoy their basic rights. The survey will […]

Racia​l Equality Strategy – Public Consultancy

OFMDFM in conjunction with an expert advisory group is to monitor the success of the Racial Equality Strategy and have developed a draft set of Racial Equality Indicators for consultation. This consultation will run concurrently with the main Racial Equality Strategy consultation but is specifically looking at the Racial Equality Indicators. The indicators will take […]

Job opportunity with The North West Migrants Forum

Project coordinator: The North West Migrants Forum is recruiting a project coordinator who will be based in Derry-Londonderry. This is an ideal opportunity for people with experience in community work specifically working with the Black Minority Ethnic communities. The successful candidate will manage and co-ordinate all project activities and staff of the North West Migrants […]