Working for progress for refugees, asylum seekers and people who have been trafficked
We gave evidence last week to the Justice Committee on the Human Trafficking Bill.
Liz Griffith, policy officer at the Law Centre, spoke yesterday on Radio Ulster Talkback about the challenges faced by asylum seekers in NI:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03vpfmd (fast forward to around 20 minutes into the prgramme)
Les Allamby's contribution to 'Nowhere to go' a programme about destitute asylum seekers, clarified the position of asylum seekers as regards benefits:
The Office of the First Minister and Deputy First Minister has announced that a crisis fund for refugees and asylum seekers is due to be set up: