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Appealing Against a Refusal to Grant Asylum
Appealing Against a Refusal to Grant Asylum
The process for appealing against a refusal to grant asylum. The appeals process, the Asylum and Immigration Tribunal and the role of the case worker....
Asylum Seekers and Permission to Work in the UK
Asylum Seekers and Permission to Work in the UK
The UK Supreme Court’s decision on the entitlement of asylum seekers to take up employment if an application for asylum is not decided within one year....
Challenging the Legality of Child Detention
Challenging the Legality of Child Detention
Campaign groups attempt to challenge the legality of the detention of children in immigration removal centres at the UK’s High Court....
Claiming Asylum in the UK
Claiming Asylum in the UK
A guide to apply for asylum in the UK: who is entitled to apply for asylum; when and where to apply and the treatment of asylum seekers....
Dealing with Asylum Applications
Dealing with Asylum Applications
A summary of the procedure for applying for asylum in the UK. The important role of the case worker and how asylum decisions are made....
Detention of Failed Asylum Seekers
Detention of Failed Asylum Seekers
The detention of failed asylum seekers in the UK. Immigration removal centres, deportation, increasing the number of places in detention centres and the fast track…...
International Law on Asylum-seekers and Refugees
International Law on Asylum-seekers and Refugees
An overview of some of the main articles of international law relating to the plight of refugees and asylum-seekers and the protections they should be afforded by the…...
Is the UK Still a Sanctuary for Refugees?
Is the UK Still a Sanctuary for Refugees?
Is the UK still a sanctuary for refugees fleeing persecution in their own countries? How does the UK compare to other countries in its treatment of refugees?...
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