After awareness event in Neasden – THANK YOU and photos!

On Saturday, 10 September, we hosted an awareness-raising seminar for Romanian communities in Brent. It went extremely well and we received lots of great feedback!

Next: Harrow in November! Check our our news section and Fecebook page for updates.

Thank you all agencies and organisations for presenting essential facts about rights of Eastern Europeans in the UK:

Acas – Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service talking about employment rights

HSE – Health & Safety Executive talking about principles of health and safety in construction

GLA – Gangmasters’ Licensing Authority talking about exploitation and trafficking of Eastern European workers

RPRS – Association of Romanian Professionals talking about recognition of Romanian qualifications in the UK

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Acas presentation on employment rights

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RPRS presentation on recognising qualifications in UK

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HSE presentation on health & safety in construction

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GLA presentation on worker exploitation and human trafficking

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

During the event we held space for surgeries from: Brent Council about employment and skills, Advice4Renters on rights of private renters in Brent, and the Metropolitan Police on all aspects of safety. Thank you!

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Met Police surgery

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Brent council and Advice4Renters surgeries

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Brent local services’ surgery

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Surgery and last questions!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Huge thanks to the Mayor of Brent Council and the Deputy Leader of the Council for wonderful addresses to our audience and making us all feel welcome in Brent. Thanks to Cllr Roxanne Mashari for a presentation about how Brent council can help residents and what to do to get involved in a local decision-making.

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Mayor and Deputy Leader of Brent with attendees and organisers

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Mayor of Brent addressing attendees

Deputy Leader of Brent Council addressing attendees

Deputy Leader of Brent Council addressing attendees

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Cllr Mashari presenting services and opportunities offered by Brent council

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The event ended with Questions & Answers session. There were so many questions we could stay all night!

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Q&A session

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Q & A session

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Q&A session

Q&A session with Met police

Q&A session with Met police

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Finally, notice some tantalising refreshments we had prepared: delicious Romanian baked good, Polish croquettes and British biscuits. Huge thanks to all our volunteers – without you we wouldn’t make it happen!!! See you in Harrow!

Huge thanks to our volunteers!

Huge thanks to our volunteers!

 

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