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The Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants (JCWI) is an independent national charity which exists to campaign for justice in immigration, nationality and refugee law and policy. Since its inception in 1967 JCWI has helped many thousands of individuals and families who have been affected by the unfairness of UK immigration and nationality law and policy.

For further details on JCWI please visit:

The Movement Against Xenophobia (MAX) was set up in 2013 to counter the constant anti-immigrant, anti-immigration policies and rhetoric coming from the mainstream media and politicians. 

We want to live in a civilized society where people, irrespective of background, are valued and treated with respect. We stand together for a diverse and inclusive society. We believe we can live together with dignity and peace, learning from each other’s differences and contributing to a better place for future generations to live in.