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News articles from JRS UK

British government must protect Afghans forced to flee their home by providing safe routes to claiming asylum in the UK

16 August 2021

"In an emergency, refugees have little freedom on how they travel to safety or where they go"

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Donated bags restore dignity to men held at Napier barracks

11 August 2021

"This means no-one will be walking out of Napier with a black bin bag of belongings"

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70 years of The Refugee Convention

28 July 2021

The JRS community on why the 1951 Refugee Convention is still saving lives

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Emilie House for destitute refugee women becomes a home

21 July 2021

JRS accommodation provides refugee women safety and comfort from a life on the street

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“Where is our shared sense of humanity?” JRS condemns government’s new Borders Bill

09 July 2021

"The government knows these plans are unworkable, immoral & will build more walls to sanctuary"

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New proposals are “cruel and fundamentally dishonest: Is this really the Britain we aspire to be?”

05 July 2021

JRS UK condemns government proposals that criminalise people arriving in the UK to seek asylum

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This month may we be courageous architects of dialogue & friendship

01 July 2021

We join Pope Francis's Worldwide Prayer Network to pray for refugee friends

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JRS UK condemns proposals for offshore detention of asylum seekers as “gratuitously cruel” and impractical.

28 June 2021

"It represents a determination to build walls against vulnerable people seeking sanctuary"

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Jesuit Refugee Service UK
The Hurtado Jesuit Centre
2 Chandler Street, London E1W 2QT

020 7488 7310
uk@jrs.net

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