Council meetings

Decision details

Sanctuary Strategy

Decision Maker: Mayor and Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Having considered an officer report, and a presentation by the Cabinet

Member for Democracy, Refugees and Accountability, Councillor Kevin

Bonavia, and by the Chief Executive of the Lewisham Refugee and Migrant

Network, Rosario Guimba-Stewart, and by a resettled family member, the

Mayor and Cabinet agreed that:


(1) the context for the development of a corporate strategy on sanctuary be



(2) the proposed strategy and the action planning framework it governs be

noted; and


(3) the strategy and associated framework be approved.

Publication date: 12/11/2020

Date of decision: 11/11/2020

Decided at meeting: 11/11/2020 - Mayor and Cabinet

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