Dear colleagues, students and friends,
Please accept our deepest gratitude for your active participation at the Higher Education and Refugees Forum: How can UK universities respond in a time of crisis?.
The forum was an opportunity to engage and connect with universities and key stakeholders across the United Kingdom in addressing the urgent need to support refugees and those forcibly displaced in accessing higher education opportunities. The intention was to discuss broadly issues concerning refugee higher education for UK universities both inside the UK and outside. Together we had 18 hours of dialogue engaging over 90 professionals, scholars and students. Discussions which we had, are presented in the attached document (with hyperlinks to more comprehensive notes where available).
Following the meeting and the discussion which took place, the conference organisers are prioritising:
Next steps as a forum participant:
As the next step, we kindly ask you to answer the above two questions simply by responding to this email latest by 27th March. We will coordinate these responses and follow-up in due course.
We are looking forward to hearing from you.