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The Information Centre about Asylum and Refugees (ICAR) is an independent information and research organisation based at the Runnymede Trust. ICAR aims to encourage understanding, public debate and policy making about Asylum and Refugees in the UK, grounded in accurate and academically sourced information.
The IPPR website provides access to papers on a variety of social issues, including health, housing, democracy and equality.
With a dedicated section on racist violence and Violence and harassment, this website offers a range of practical information, including a round-up of news reporting on racist incidents, research articles and commentary from a community perspective.
The Iranian and Kurdish Women’s Rights Organisation provides advice and support to Middle Eastern women and girls living in the UK who are facing ‘honour’ based violence, domestic abuse, forced marriage or female genital mutilation.
The Irish Traveller Movement in Britain (ITMB) was established in November 1999 as a second tier community development charity, following the recognition of a gap in service provision and the marginalisation of the Irish Traveller community living in Britain.The organisation became independent of its parent organisation BIAS in 2002 and successfully gained charitable status as a national community development, policy and voice organisation in 2003.