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Who can vote in the General Election?

On Thursday 12 December 2019, there will be a General Election across the whole of…

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Extending voting rights in Scotland

A report published today reflects our work to extend voting rights in Scotland to refugees…

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Scottish Refugee Council are calling for a radical new approach to refugee protection in the UK

Ahead of the General Election, we are calling on all political parties and candidates to…

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Visiting Dungavel

Media Officer Chris formerly volunteered with Scottish Detainee Visitors, who visit people detained in Dungavel IRC

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Taskforce calls for right to work

At this stage the Home Office has only agreed to consider right to work recommendations, not implement them.

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Hostile environment leaves people too afraid to seek health care

New research finds significant barriers prevent people from accessing the care they need and are entitled to

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Serious failings in provision of asylum accommodation

Regulator finds that less than a quarter of properties meet standards set out in Home Office contract

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Scottish Parliament destitution report welcomed

Scottish Refugee Council has welcomed Holyrood’s Equality and Human Rights Committee’s report on destitution

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Westminster report condemns UK asylum system for ‘loading the dice’ against new refugees

MPs find asylum system is major barrier to people’s ability to integrate successfully

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