Further evidence on human rights of young people in UK

16 January 2013

Joint Committee takes further evidence on the human rights of unaccompanied migrant children and young people in the UK

Tuesday 22 January 2013, Committee Room 4A 


At 2.20 pm:

  • Jim Wade, Senior Research Fellow, University of York
  • Vaughan Jones, Chief Executive, Praxis Community Projects
  • Yesim Deveci, Dost Centre for Young Refugees and Migrants
  • John Simmonds, Director of Policy, Research and Development, British Association for Adoption and Fostering (BAAF)

At 3.15 pm

  • Philip Ishola, Association of Directors of Childrens' Services (ADCS)
  • Andrew Ireland, Corporate Director for Families and Social Care, Kent County Council
  • Janet Patrick, Strategic Advisor for Unaccompanied Minors, Croydon Council
  • Richard Ross, Education and Children's Services Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council

The above meeting is open to members of the public. It is advisable to allow about 20 minutes to pass through security check. There is no system for the prior reservation of seats in Committee Rooms. Members of public enter via the Visitors Entrance, next to St Stephens Entrance, the Palace of Westminster

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