Supporting refugees since 1985


Afghan Citizens Resettlement Scheme – update

After five months of delay, the UK’s resettlement scheme for people from Afghanistan (ACRS) finally…

New FOIs reveals chronic slowness of the UK’s asylum system

We recently sent three freedom of information (FOI) requests to the Home Office, two on…

Times Christmas Appeal: Fairooz’s story

There’s still time to donate to The Times and Sunday Times Christmas Appeal this winter. …

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The Borders Bill: what you need to know

The UK Government’s Nationality & Borders Bill seeks to overhaul the UK’s asylum system. In its current form it will make the existing problems even worse.

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Information for people in Scotland affected by the crisis in Afghanistan

Here is some information for Afghans in Scotland who are affected by the rapidly changing situation in Afghanistan. This page will be updated regularly.

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Our online training courses


Our training courses draw on 35 years’ experience working with people from across the world. Find out about our Training Programme 2021 and how to commission a course for your team.

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