This year’s Nansen Refugee Award will go to the Colombian women’s rights group “Butterflies” for helping women who have experienced torture or rape in their country.
Refugee & Asylum
- 04 September 2014
International humanitarian organisation Oxfam has appealed to the Western and other rich countries to resettle more Syrian refugees.
- 21 August 2014
Asylum seekers in Scotland are housed in sub-standard accommodation, putting their physical and mental wellbeing at risk, a new report by Scottish Refugee Council has revealed.
- 13 August 2014
Refugee Council has criticised the government’s decision to leave unchanged the levels of cash support paid to asylum seekers.
- 01 August 2014
Asylum seekers who live off the Azure payment card often struggle to meet their basic needs, a new report by the British Red Cross has revealed.