Refugee Survival Trust Workshop: Destitution and the Asylum System in Scotland, 12 June 2012, Glasgow

Refugee Survival Trust and other organisations have commissioned research into destitution and the asylum system in Scotland, to be launched later in the year. They will be holding a workshop, ‘Destitution and the Asylum System in Scotland’ organised by the Scottish Poverty Information Unit to report the findings from research commissioned jointly by Refugee Survival Trust, British Red Cross and the Scottish Refugee Council.

Date: Tuesday, 12 June 2012

Time: 09:30am – 10:00am

Location: Room M225 (George Moore Building),
Glasgow Caledonian University,
Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA
At the workshop you will:

  • Hear about the reasons for destitution amongst asylum seekers and refugees
  • Hear the results of the research on destitution and asylum in Scotland
  • Find out more about the Still Human, Still Here Campaign
  • Contribute to developing recommendations for policy and practice arising from the research
  • Input your ideas for the future direction of campaigning on destitution

A light lunch will be provided.

For more details and to book a place, contact: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/3538031347