Wednesday, May 28, 2008

Saving Sanctuary: The IAC launches its first report of conclusions and reccommendations

The first of three reports of conclusions and recommendations by the Independent Asylum Commission (IAC) was launched last Tuesday at 19 Princelet Street in London’s East End.

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Posted by STAR team on 28/05/2008 at 09:33 AM

Tuesday, May 20, 2008

STAR Recruitment - Be part of creating change for refugees!

STAR is recruiting to three posts within its national support office. These offer the opportunity to join an exciting and innovative organisation that creates positive change for refugees in communities across the UK, through inspiring youth-led activities.

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Posted by STAR team on 20/05/2008 at 11:20 AM

Still Human Still Here: STAR goes to Parliament!

Last Wednesday saw the culmination of STAR’s year of involvement in the Still Human Still Here campaign with members from Warwick, Southampton and Oxford STAR groups – representatives for the STAR and Amnesty student networks – joining friends of STAR in Parliament and at the Home Office.

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Posted by STAR team on 20/05/2008 at 09:31 AM

Monday, April 21, 2008

Issue 37: Spring 2008

This issue includes all about Action Day 2008 – sleep-outs, Asylum Monologues, raves and more! Find out about the Refugee Children’s Project and STAR Committee Training, plus all the updates on asylum and refugee issues.

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Posted by STAR team on 21/04/2008 at 03:32 PM

Friday, April 18, 2008

Still Human Still Here: Mini Lobby of Parliament - Wednesday 14th May 2008

After a fantastic year of campaigning to end the destitution of refused asylum seekers a ‘mini lobby’ of Parliament by STAR and Amnesty members from across the UK will take place on Wednesday the 14th of May.

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Posted by STAR team on 18/04/2008 at 12:17 PM

Tuesday, April 15, 2008

New Judgment Rules Denial of Healthcare Unlawful

Rules banning refused asylum seekers from accessing free NHS care have been deemed unlawful by the High Court.

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Posted by STAR team on 15/04/2008 at 01:54 PM

Monday, April 14, 2008

People power puts citizenship on the mayoral agenda

Wednesday 9th April saw 2,500 Londoners from across the capital fill the Methodist Central Hall in Westminster in a unique event to hold the London Mayoral candidates to account.

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Posted by STAR team on 14/04/2008 at 12:26 PM

Friday, April 04, 2008

An asylum system that “falls seriously below the standards of a humane and civilised society”.

An independent and impartial review of the UK’s asylum system has concluded that two years on from the then Home Secretary John Reid’s infamous speech, the UK’s asylum system is still ‘not fit for purpose’.

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Posted by STAR team on 04/04/2008 at 04:19 PM

Wednesday, March 12, 2008

125+ sleep on the streets of Oxford for Action Day 2008.

Jenny Allsop from Oxford STAR details her experiences of a memorable Action Day 2008.

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Posted by Russell Brooks on 12/03/2008 at 03:47 PM

Friday, March 07, 2008

Action Day 2008 - The Final Report!

Thanks to all your incredible efforts Action Day 2008 was quite simply, the best yet!

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Posted by STAR team on 07/03/2008 at 12:15 PM

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