Syrian Resettlement Event

The WMSMP hosted a regional event on the 25th February 2016 entitled ‘Syrian Refugees: Delivering a multi-agency resettlement programme in the West Midlands’. The purpose of the regional event was to look into the progress of the Syrian Vulnerable Persons Relocation Scheme to date and the mobilisation of the region under phase 2.

Head Table 1

Left to right: Mallory Carlson (IOM), Cllr Roger Lawrence (WMSMP Chair), Richard Harrington MP, Jeannette Henderson (DCLG)

The keynote speech was provided by Richard Harrington MP, the Minister for Syrian Refugees and was attended by senior officers, Leaders and portfolio holders from across the West Midlands.

The WMSMP is currently working with the Home Office in the development of the program.

 

 

 


Presentations from the second regional event: Syrian Refugees: Delivering a multi-agency resettlement programme in the West Midlands:

IOM – Pre-arrival process for Syrian refugees – Mallory Carlson

Home Office – Lessons Learnt – Jeannette Henderson

Home Office – Phase 2 overview with funding – Adam Bell

WMSMP – A regional coordination approach – Dally Panesar

 

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