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  • Apprenticeship event: Crawley College 6th Feb 2024

    More details: https://www.facebook.com/events/415757777550513/?ref=newsfeed

  • UK Parliament Sub-Committee issues call for evidence on BIOT

    The UK Parliament Foreign Affairs Committee’s Sub-Committee on Overseas Territories issues a call for evidence on the UK Government’s engagement regarding the British Indian Ocean Territory (BIOT). This call for evidence will help inform the Sub-Committee’s first public evidence session, which will focus on BIOT. The Sub-Committee would also like to hear evidence on the……

  • Sussex Community Foundation

    Do you have an idea for a Chagossian community project in Crawley or Sussex? Sussex Community Foundation provides funding for local projects in Sussex addressing poverty, community cohesion, wellbeing, health and the environment. It has a special fund to support Chagossian community groups and projects in Crawley and Sussex.  Read more

  • £40 million support package

    £40 million support package. Our proposal. Chagossian Voices has been lobbying the FCDO for two years  to ensure that the £40 million support package announced in 2016 is spent in the best interests of all Chagossians. Here is our latest proposal sent to the FCDO in June 2016: Chagossian Voices Proposal for the £40 million……

  • UK Citizenship Route for Chagossians

    You can apply to become a British citizen and a British Overseas Territories citizen (BOTC) through this route if you are: If you are an adult (over the age of 18), you will have 5 years from 23 November to apply. If you are a child (under the age of 18), you will have until……

  • Nationality and Borders Act

    Nationality and Borders Act

    Nationality and Borders Act: UK Citizenship for Chagossians explained Summary The Chagossian amendment to the Nationality and Borders Act will provide a pathway to British Overseas Territories Citizenship and British Citizenship for all people of Chagossian Descent. The application process will start towards the end of 2022. What you will need: Proof of Your Chagossian……

  • Becoming a Charity 2022-3

    Becoming a Charity 2022-3

    Chagossian Voices aims to become a registered Charity during 2022/3 and will need to expand its participating team as well as engage trustees. We would love to hear from you if you’d like to be involved.