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Understanding the impact of COVID-19 on new Scots.

Over the next few weeks we are conducting two rapid surveys to understand the impact...

“Stop treating people like pieces on a chessboard:” Sabir Zazai responds to Park Inn tragedy.

Our CEO Sabir Zazai reveals anger over ‘abject failures’ of the Home Office and discusses...

National Audit Office report reveals damning failures in asylum accommodation contracts

In September 2019, asylum accommodation contracts changed hands. Here in Glasgow, Mears Group took over...

One week on: fears for the wellbeing of people stuck in hotels

One week on from the incident at Park Inn, nearly 400 people seeking asylum in...

Our response to devastating Glasgow incident

The horrendous incident which happened at Park Inn hotel in Glasgow on Friday is devastating...

Our statement on Glasgow demonstration

We strongly condemn the violence and organised targeting of the peaceful protest in George Square....

I Hear You – our short film for #WorldRefugeeDay 2020

People talk to us about their lives and experiences every day. In many cases, our...

World Refugee Day 2020

Saturday 20 June is World Refugee Day. This is when we would usually gather on...

Over 220 organisations write to the Home Secretary demanding an increase to asylum support rates

On Monday 8th June, the UK Government announced a shameful £1.85/week increase to asylum support....

Scottish Refugee Council statement on asylum support increase

Yesterday the UK government announced a £1.85 a week increase in asylum support rates, equivalent...