Archive for the ‘Asylum’ Category

Asylum Aid recently exposed very high rates of refusal for women seeking asylum in the UK. Russell Hargrave has written a guest blog to tell us more: The typical image of a political refugee is of a single male, fleeing conflict in which he has become embroiled at home. But in 2009 more than 7000 women applied […]

IKWRO explains why the government’s new action plan on violence against women and girls does do enough for victims of ‘honour’ based violence