Leeds Migration Network site launched

mrnA new site was launched today for the Leeds Migration Network – an interdisciplinary research network of academics and practitioners in the area of migration research baesd out of University of Leeds.

http://mrn.leeds.ac.uk/

The network has been set up to develop a community of researchers with an interest in migration, bringing together University researchers with government, practitioner, business and civil society groups. Its aims include:

  • developing research around migration with an agenda focused on social change and social inclusion.
  • providing a contact point and source of expertise for policy makers, practitioners, migrant support groups and community organisations with an interest in migration-related issues.
  • developing collaboration between university migration researchers and external organisations.
  • promoting migration research through the development of working papers, policy briefings, data summaries, case studies and other means.