GMIAU Crowdfunder 2020

We’re Crowdfunding!

We’ve launched a campaign with support from Crowdfunder, based around our work with children and young people. We’d love it if you could support us.  Young people seeking asylum in Greater Manchester need our help more than ever. We’re currently supporting around 200 children – that’s a quarter of our…

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Anwar Ditta

What we can learn from Anwar Ditta in 2020

This month, Anwar Ditta featured on the Tell A Friend podcast, interviewed by Bryan Knight. It was a chance to hear an incredibly important story. Along with the Viraj Mendis Defence Campaign and others, Anwar’s campaign to be reunited with her children – who were born in Pakistan, while Anwar had been born in the UK – created the backdrop and momentum behind the setting up of GMIAU.

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John Clegg

In Honour of John Clegg, 1950-2020

John Clegg, who was one of the key people involved in the origins and foundation of the Greater Manchester Immigration Aid Unit, died on Saturday 7th November 2020. John was elected as an anti-cuts Labour councillor to Manchester City Council in 1984. He became involved in the new Equal Opportunities Committee…

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