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Beyond Ukraine and Hong Kong: Lessons for a welcoming Britain

Event type: Fringe Event
Date: 04/10/2022
Location: Hall 3, Churchill Theatre, ICC, Birmingham


Time & Date: Tuesday 4 October 12:45pm-2.15pm 

Location: Hall 3, Churchill Theatre, ICC, Birmingham

The UK government is now engaged in three major welcoming programmes simultaneously: the Ukraine humanitarian routes; the welcoming programmes for Hong Kongers with BN(O) visas; and the recently established Afghan Warm Welcome scheme.

This fringe event, with British Future and the Welcoming Committee for Hong Kongers, will reflect on the importance of public welcoming towards newcomers to the UK, and how welcoming policy can be co-ordinated to strengthen societal cohesion to the benefit of all. This panel will discuss:


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