Discussing the integration of refugees on CGTN Live Television

Sangeetha was invited to discuss the catastrophe of Europe’s management of asylum seekers and refugees as part of CGTN’s ‘Forgotten Frontier’ television special on 17th October 2019. Sangeetha commended positive examples of European town policies that encouraged pathways to integration and forged better access to the labour market for asylum seekers and refugees.  However these small-scale…

Interview with The Circle

Sangeetha is thankful to The Circle for profiling her in their recent ‘Widen Your Circle’ campaign.  You can read her full interview here.   Sangeetha is a member of The Circle, an NGO founded by Annie Lennox.  The Circle’s work is inspired by the notion that when women come together and organise, they can be a…

Roger Hood Lecture, University of Oxford

Sangeetha is associated to the Border Criminologies department which sits within the Faculty of Law at Oxford University.  She was invited to attend the Annual Roger Hood Lecture, part of the All Souls Criminology Seminar Series held at the University of Oxford. This year’s lecture was entitled ‘(De)constructing the crimmigrant other: migration, citizenship and penal power’ and…

Breaking the Chains – Parliamentary Launch

Sangeetha was invited to a launch event at Parliament on Thursday 25th April 2019 launching ‘Breaking the Chains’, a programme co-run by Migrant and Refugee Children’s Legal Unit and Shpresa, a charity which focuses on the welfare of unaccompanied Albanian asylum-seeking children.   Accompanied by other immigration law practitioners, NGOs working on migration issues, trafficking support groups and…

Immigration Law Conference – London

Goldsmith Chambers co-hosted the Law Friends Society Immigration Law conference at Conway Hall in London on 24th October 2018.  The full-day CPD event covered case law and statutory updates to help immigration solicitors and practitioners with their practice.   Sangeetha discussed how to successfully win Article 8 appeals in the context of criminal deportations.  This…

Immigration Law Conference – Birmingham

Sangeetha was invited to conduct two of six lectures at the annual Law Friends Society Immigration Law seminar in Birmingham on 18th October 2018. The full-day CPD event provided solicitors and other immigration law practitioners with crucial case law and statutory updates to assist their practice.   Sangeetha spoke firstly about the new Immigration Bail…

Immigration Law Conference – Manchester

Sangeetha was invited to give a CPD accredited lecture at the Law Friends Society Immigration Law conference in Manchester on the 11th October 2018.  The full-day CPD event provided solicitors and other immigration law practitioners with case law and statutory updates to assist their practice. Sangeetha gave two lectures at the conference.  First she spoke…