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Month: September 2022

The mythical ‘refugee crisis’

The Government claims that the UK has resettled more refugees that any other EU country. However, this figure only refers to a limited, specific UN resettlement scheme and only represents six
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Refugee children at risk as Home Office mistakes them for adults

Hundreds of refugee children are at risk of abuse and neglect and being denied vital support as a result of ‘hasty and woeful’ decision-making that sees the Home Office routinely
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Labour promises to scrap Rwanda scheme

The shadow home secretary, Yvette Cooper, has pledged to end the controversial Rwanda policy, where the government is trying to send refugees and asylum seekers arriving in the UK to
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Fill the Skies with Hope

This new campaign, launched by Together with Refugees, urges Prime Minister Liz Truss to change the policy on banishing refugees and asylum seekers to Rwanda.   It involves sending orange
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Kindertransport statue commemorates arrival of Jewish child refugees in Harwich

“It saved my life,” explained Bob Kirk, 97, who arrived in Harwich from Germany aged 13 in May 1939. “It gave me the possibility of a new life and a
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Afghan refugees turn to small boats while Ukrainians use “safe and legal routes” to reach UK

   Data released by the Home Office recently show that Afghans were among the top nationalities using small boats to reach the UK in Q2 2022, while Ukrainians—one of the
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