Breaking down barriers to integration

The All Party Parliamentary Group on Social Integration

Welcome to the website for the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Social Integration.

The APPG on Social Integration is a cross-party group of parliamentarians that aims to drive forward a cross-party conversation on policy solutions that break down barriers to integration and create opportunities for people from all walks of life to connect with each other and build bonds of trust.

During and beyond the Covid pandemic, the work of the APPG for social integration will be more important than ever. Our focus will be on practical ideas for what can be done, not just by national and local government, but also by civic society, business and citizens to bring people closer together. I am looking forward to leading the group as we embark on our next inquiry and grow its membership.

Peter Gibson MP, Chair of the APPG on Social Integration.

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Latest news

APPG to talk technology in Parliament

10 June 2019

The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Social Integration welcomes all to a discussion on the way technology can help bridge the generational divide, in the Wilson Room of Portcullis House,…

Launch of ‘Healing the Generational Divide’ report

16 May 2019

The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Social Integration has today launched its Healing the Generational Divide interim report, examining the extent of the current gap between older and younger…

Launch of intergenerational connections interim report

02 May 2019

The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Social Integration is excited to announce that it will be launching its ‘Healing the Generational Divide’ interim report at the University of Bath,…

Watch our Online Evidence Sessions

The APPG on Social Integration has been holding informal online oral evidence sessions to examine the legacy and lessons of the Covid-19 crisis in relation to social connection and integration. Watch the first four sessions below.

Chaired by Peter Gibson MP

Previous online evidence sessions

In the first phase of its Covid-19 inquiry, the APPG on Social Integration held online evidence sessions to examine the issues which the pandemic was creating for socially isolated groups and the best practice for responding to these challenges. Watch all three sessions below.

Chaired by Holly Lynch MP

Access the latest reports from the Social Integration APPG, including the Inquiry into the integration of immigrants.

Upcoming events, evidence sessions and other key dates for the APPG.

See which Parliamentarians are members of the APPG