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News story: Women and children abandoned by proposed refugee rules

Together With Refugees today reveals that a shocking two in every three women and children that the UK would accept as refugees now, would be turned away in future under proposed new government rules. This is despite the government’s own statement on the launch of these proposals that: “We should ask ourselves, where are the…

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Mariam’s story: Having fled Eritrea, Mariam fears for others who would be denied sanctuary

“When I left Eritrea. I didn’t know if I was going to live or die. I just knew I had to get out. I didn’t have any option about where I went – I just found myself here.” Mariam, whose name has been changed, is a clinical support worker on a Covid-19 ward in Leeds….

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Media Release: Women and children abandoned by proposed refugee rules, reveals new campaign coalition

1 June 2021 Two in every three women and children that the UK would accept as refugees now, would be turned away in future under proposed new government rules (1), reveal new figures released today (1 June 2021). The findings, which also show that women and children make up half of people currently accepted as…

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