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Laid low: Mariano Rajoy. EPA/Javier Lizon

Spain’s prime minister loses no-confidence vote: what next?

Mariano Rajoy, the Spanish prime minister, has been forced to resign by his national parliament, which voted by 180 seats to 169 in favour of a motion of no-confidence in his leadership

5th June 2018
Tate Exchange art

Day 110, Year of #Mygration: Journeys from there to here

In today's reflection, OU PhD student, Evgenia Iliadou discusses her experience of visiting the Who Are We? Project at the Tate Exchange, and discusses how the artwork of Natasha Davies particularly compelled her to examine the idea of 'home'

5th June 2018
Art work from Tate Exchange

Day 109, Year of #Mygration: Memories of Migration

This week, we are focusing on the Who Are We? project, part of Tate Exchange. Today, OU PhD student, Dimos Sarantidis, talks us through his experience of visiting and what memories it stirred for him

4th June 2018
'Windrush' gentlemen chatting

Day 108, Year of #Mygration: Windrush, Songs In A Strange Land

Today marks the opening of a British Library exhibition on the Windrush Generation, running until 21 October 2018

1st June 2018

Day 107, Year of #Mygration: Forthcoming Ferguson Centre event on Colonial Migration 2nd July 2018

Forthcoming Ferguson Centre event on colonial migration 2 July
“Migration in colonial Africa and Asia: historical perspectives, connections and comparisons”
Monday 2 July, time 10.30-12.30, Seminar Room 6, The Library, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes

31st May 2018

Day 106, Year of #Mygration: Forthcoming Conference: The 8th Making Diversity Interventions Count Annual Conference

Forthcoming conference: 8th Making Diversity Interventions Count Annual Conference [MDICAC] 

30th May 2018

Day 105, Year of #Mygration: KNOMAD Migration and Development Brief

The Global Knowledge Partnership on Migration and Development (KNOMAD) published its Migration and development brief last month

29th May 2018

Day 104, Year of #Mygration: Home Office deportation targets show how Britain's immigration system is harmful by design

Written by Victoria Canning, Lecturer in Criminology and Social Policy at the Open University.

28th May 2018

Day 103, Year of #Mygration: How much do you know?

The new edition of World Migration Report 2018  

25th May 2018

Day 102, Year of #Mygration: Hostile Environments: The Politics of (Un)Belonging

Hostile Environments: The Poltics of (Un)Belonging.
Collective imagining at the TATE Modern Friday 25th May 2018 12-6pm

24th May 2018

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