Roundup of Refugee News (7.6.21)
Roundup of Refugee News (7.6.21)
Detaining asylum seekers in the Napier Barracks is ruled unlawful...more channel crossings...Kent not coping with child migrants... and Denmark rejects refugees - all in this week's news.
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June
11
2021
Author
Dave Smith
Roundup of Refugee News (wb 31.5.21)
Roundup of Refugee News (wb 31.5.21)
This week's refugee news is again dominated by the New Plan for Immigration, and its likely effects on asylum seekers - this time women and children. It also contains disturbing news from a deportation flight and a hardening of EU border controls to prevent refugees reaching Europe.
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June
04
2021
Author
Dave Smith
Roundup of Refugee News (wb 24.5.21)
Roundup of Refugee News (wb 24.5.21)
There are less articles on asylum this week. Some focus on the impact on mental health of the hostile environment. We have included a negative article in the Ipswich Star by the local MP., not because it is accurate but because it shows how little the government understands asylum seekers.
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May
25
2021
Author
Dave Smith
Resources for Refugee Sunday
Resources for Refugee Sunday
Welcome Churches is producing a free video for use in church services on Refugee Sunday, June 20th.
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May
21
2021
Author
Dave Smith
Roundup of Refugee News (wb 17.5.21)
Roundup of Refugee News (wb 17.5.21)
The news is once again dominated by the hostile environment - not just The New Plan for Immigration that targets those seeking asylum in the UK, but also EU citizens and people who have lived in the UK for many years. There are also a couple of good new stories of refugees opening […]
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May
19
2021
Author
Dave Smith
Together With Refugees Coalition Launched
Together With Refugees Coalition Launched
In response to the proposed New Plan for Immigration, leading refugee charities have come together to launch Together with Refugees. The coalition of over 130 member groups is calling for more compassionate and just treatment of asylum seekers and refugees.
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May
11
2021
Author
Dave Smith

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