8 Jan 2020

RLS are a signatory to this crucial briefing by Safe Passage, urging Parliament to maintain legal protections previously enacted in the EU (Withdrawal) Act to ensure children have the same or improved rights t...

20 Dec 2019

The UK government is set to ‘get Brexit done’ and this will close off legal routes for refugees to join their families in the UK. It is critical that affected refugees make applications for reunification now,...

28 Nov 2019

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28 November 2019 - Yesterday, UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, visited the Reception and Identification Centre in Moria – Lesvos to witness first-hand the human cost of flawed...

24 Nov 2019

This article first appeared in ILPA monthly November 2019. Nadia O'Mara is on the Executive Committee of Refugee Legal Support.

Shrinking legal protections for refugees and asylum seekers in Greece

A series of u...

16 Oct 2019

CGTN published a piece providing an important look into how Europe treats refugees: the children left without a home and schooling. Refugee Legal Support’s Ella Dodd spoke to CGTN about Europe’s lost children....

2 Sep 2019

In an exclusive published yesterday in the Guardian, Harriet Grant reported that the UK government intends to end family reunification after Brexit. 

We have issued the following press release condemning t...

1 Sep 2019

The Guardian wrote today about the prospects of family reunification in the post-Brexit era.  Refugee Legal Support-Athens 's work is featured on this piece. Read here for more.

2 Aug 2019

Five firms and two non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have teamed up to provide pro bono legal advice to refugees and asylum seekers on the Greek island of Lesbos. RLS-Athens has contributed to the training...

12 Jul 2019

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While volunteering in Calais in 2017 I came to understand that many, having entered Europe through southern states, had undertaken long and perilous journeys, only to be greeted in the north w...

10 Jul 2019

Natasha Jackson, former RLS-Athens volunteer lawyer, wrote on FreeMovement about Jay's case;

States have domestic and international legal obligations to provide suitable housing for unaccompanied asylum-seeking...

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