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Don’t Abandon Our Human Rights Act

MIGRANTS RESOURCE CENTRE & ASYLUM AID JOIN OVER 160 GROUPS TO TELL THERESA MAY: DON’T ABANDON OUR HUMAN RIGHTS ACT   Organisations come together to say now is time to think again, not to risk further division and legal confusion A letter asking the Prime Minister to abandon plans to scrap the Human Rights Act has…

Press Release: Asylum Aid in merger talks with Migrants Resource Centre

LONDON – March 8, 2016 – Migrants Resource Centre and Asylum Aid announced today that they are engaged in merger discussions. Both charities provide support for migrants and refugees across the UK. Between them, the organisations provide a wide variety of services including immigration and asylum legal advice; health, housing, debt and employment advice; English…

‘Refugee lottery’ for people fleeing to the EU

‘Not There Yet’, new research by the European Council on Refugees and Exiles, shows the massive inconsistencies when people flee persecution and ask for help in Europe. Asylum Aid provided the UK research, which allows comparisons with the numbers of asylum seekers and refugees in different EU states.