MV provided a special training session on January 26th with Delia Lloyd, Head of Policy and Research Insight and Theo Hannides, Humanitarian Media Trainer. Both Delia and Theo work at BBC Media Action, the BBC’s international development charity.
This all-day in depth training session was a unique opportunity to learn from two senior BBC staff members about story-telling in…Read more
We are holding a special Masterclass session of our Media Lab on Tuesday the 15th November 2016 at Migrant Voice, Collaboration House, 77-79 Charlotte Street, London W1T 4PW.
Session 1 and 2 will offer training in how to prepare clear, concise messages or ways to tell our experiences in order to speak on a radio programme or write letters to a…Read more
Improving your skills in telling your story and putting your message across to the media
Our Media lab session London took place on Tuesday September 20th.
The special masterclass session of the Media lab, offered two sessions on improving skills in telling your story and putting your message across to the media
Session 1 involved video messaging and…Read more
Migrant Voice together with the Walthamstow Migrants' Action group and the Faiths Forum for London organised an event looking at the plight of people on the move in a number of hotspots around the world.
The event, which took place on May 5th at Migrant Voice in London, had presentations and films from a number of global migration hotspots. We…Read more
Our last Media lab session in London saw both individual mentoring and small group sessions with journalists and filmmakers. Held on Wednesday May 11th at Migrant Voice in London, participants met with journalists Maya Goodfellow and Harriet Grant as well as filmmaker Moniem Ibrahim.
There was a focus on participants' preparing media work to make their views heard on the…Read more
Migrant Voice is organising a series of meetings, media labs and discussions for migrants to make their views heard on the upcoming UK referendum on the EU and how it would impact on our lives.
The first meeting and discussion took place on April 6th from 6-8.30pm at Migrant Voice, Collaboration House, 77-79 Charlotte Street, London W1T 4PW.
Roger Casale,…Read more
Migrant Voice held a vibrant media lab session on Thursday February 25th at our London office.
Participants discussed two topical migration issues and produced media work around these:The new 35K income threshold for settlement for non-EU migrants from April, and the resettlement of unaccompanied refugee children.
Daniel Nelson supported participants to write letters to the editor on the…Read more
The last meeting of our London network saw interesting updates and discussions on the new settlement rules for non-EU migrants and on the topic of refugee children’s resettlement.
The meeting, which took place on February 18th at Migrant Voice, heard a presentation from Don Flynn, Director of the Migrants Rights Network on the impact of the new settlement rules coming…Read more
Four of our London members, Dorrie, Hassan, Maitrayee & Rafael, appeared on BBC Radio London's Breakfast show in January. They were interviewed by Vanessa Feltz to talk about their own personal stories as well as their views on how the migration debate has changed in recent years.
You can listen to the interview here. (Segment starts at around 02:05)Read more
This International Migrants Day (December 18) I want us to celebrate the amazing contribution migrants have made to UK society. I also want to raise awareness around immigration detention.
The UK is the only country in Europe which has no time-limit on detention. Right now in the UK, we are detaining migrants for so long: months, sometimes years.…Read more