Glasgow Refugee Asylum and Migration Network (GRAMNet)

Bringing together researchers, practitioners and policy makers working with migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in Scotland

Film Series: Beyond Borders – Stories of Freedom and Friendship

Our English Language Day screening for the GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series presents a film with… no spoken language. Join us on Wednesday, 17 April, from 6 pm at the CCA for the … Continue reading

April 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

‘Migrations: A field study of adversity’ by Derek Robertson – Exhibition open at the University of Glasgow

Nowadays, many stories of migration are told through images, in photographs or videos, for their ability to offer a visual ‘realistic’ representation of the horrors of war, perilous journeys, the … Continue reading

March 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Film Series: Ouaga Girls

We mark International Women’s Day with the screening of Ouaga Girls, the acclaimed debut of Teresa-Traore Dahlberg. Join us on Wednesday, 13 March, from 6pm at the CCA for the premiere … Continue reading

March 6, 2019 · Leave a comment

Bhasha: The Glasgow Language Festival

Multilingualism and the enriching experience of learning and sharing languages, cultures and stories are at the core of our activities and projects. We’re looking forward to Bhasha: The Glasgow Language … Continue reading

February 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

Film Series: Piripkura

Join us on Wednesday, 6 February, from 6pm at CCA as we celebrate World Day of Social Justice with the Glasgow premiere of Piripkura by Renata Terra, Bruno Jorge and … Continue reading

January 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

Seminar Series: Lights in the Distance: Reporting Europe’s refugee crisis

On a cold January afternoon, we had the opportunity to meet Daniel Trilling, acclaimed journalist and author who joined the first GRAMNet Seminar of 2019 to speak about his new … Continue reading

January 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

Film Series: The Dead Nation

Our January GRAMNet/BEMIS film screening – the first on 2019 – is dedicated to the commemoration of Holocaust Memorial Day, with the screening of The Dead Nation, a critically acclaimed … Continue reading

January 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

Immigration control, Brexit and Northern Ireland

Guest post written by Chris Gilligan. I have done a lot of travelling between Northern Ireland and the rest of the UK, and I have friends who regularly cross the … Continue reading

January 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

Alternative Christmas: The Gifts that Keep on Giving

With only a few days left until Christmas, we’re starting to hear the bells ringing, to think about our loved ones and to new beginnings brought by 2019. We’re also … Continue reading

December 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

Film Series: Talented & Young: We Are Scotland

Our December GRAMNet/BEMIS Film Series marks a dual celebration: the International Migrants Day as well as the 2018 Year of Young People. We are screening the film Talented & Young: We … Continue reading

November 29, 2018 · Leave a comment