Campaigning for the welfare of refugees and migrants in Hackney
HRMSG is an independent campaigning and support group in East London. We hold monthly open meetings for all those who share our concerns.
Hackney Refugee and Migrant Support Group (HRMSG):
* campaigns against detention, deportation and destitution
* campaigns for the rights of migrants
contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more info
Unfortunately HRMSG has withered into non-existence, at a time when support is needed more than ever, and increasing numbers of people are looking ways to support migrants.
Fortunately, out of the volunteers at Hackney Migrant Centre and similar organisations, we now have North East London Migrant Action (NELMA) which is developing its own way of developing support. Contact them at …Continue
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