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Shocking new report on detention of women asylum seekers

Shocking new report on detention of women asylum seekers

A new report from Women For Refugee Women (‘WFRW’) sheds a sickening light on the conditions for women asylum seekers detained in Yarl’s Wood IRC. 70 per cent of the women they interviewed that were guarded by men said that ...

A committed peace, environmental and social justice activist turned barrister, Jo now specialises in immigration, asylum, unlawful detention and human rights with particular interests in public law and mental health. She is also currently a research fellow at the University of Brighton working on a project on the best interests of children seeking asylum.

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