Written by: Jessica Perera

Researcher on the UK programme.

She is carrying out research on the policing of inequality and is the author of  The London Clearances: Race, Housing and Policing, based on her Master’s thesis into the regeneration of London’s council estates and the dispossession of BAME communities via gentrification.  She has an MA in Postcolonial Studies and Global Policy and has previously worked in youth centres and as a policy research intern at Citizens Advice, where she researched people’s experiences on Universal Credit.

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