Monday, November 25, 2013
A remarkable group of young survivors of torture have created a rare opportunity to enter the world of an asylum seeker.
Posted by STAR team on 25/11/2013 at 05:50 PM
Friday, October 11, 2013
Book your ticket today for just £15 and join university students from all over the UK to learn about refugees and asylum in the UK and find out how you can make a difference.
Posted by STAR team on 11/10/2013 at 04:07 PM
Thursday, September 19, 2013
The Prime Minister has called Syria the “refugee crisis of our time”. 2 million people have fled and are living as refugees, over a million are children. 0.1% of Syrians registered as refugees have found safety in the UK. 97% are being hosted by the neighbouring countries of Lebanon, Egypt, Turkey, Jordan and Iraq, surviving in overcrowded camps and on the streets. Find out how you can help.
Posted by STAR team on 19/09/2013 at 02:14 PM
Thursday, August 15, 2013
Heading to university? Get involved with the UK’s best student charity Student Action for Refugees!!
At STAR you’ll volunteer at refugee projects, sleep out under the STARs to campaign for refugee rights, learn about refugees at plays and film nights and fundraise to welcome refugees by partying at gigs and club nights.
Posted by STAR team on 15/08/2013 at 01:00 PM
Thursday, July 04, 2013
The injustice and ineffectiveness of detaining pregnant women for immigration purposes has been highlighted in a report by Medical Justice. Detaining pregnant women is potentially harmful to both woman and child and the healthcare received in detention falls well below NHS standards.
Posted by STAR team on 04/07/2013 at 12:17 PM
Friday, May 31, 2013
Posted by STAR team on 31/05/2013 at 01:55 PM
Wednesday, May 08, 2013
‘We will make you regret everything’ the latest report from Freedom from Torture
Posted by STAR team on 08/05/2013 at 02:30 PM
Wednesday, May 01, 2013
In the last 3 years, more than a quarter of initial decisions made by the UKBA to refuse asylum have been overturned on appeal. A report published by Amnesty International and the Still Human Still Here coalition looks at why this is happening.
Posted by STAR team on 01/05/2013 at 01:39 PM
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
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Thursday, January 24, 2013
Our first ever STAR Week was a massive success! 13 groups came together to raise vital funds so STAR can keep on helping refugees. In our first STAR Week you raised over £1500!
Posted by STAR team on 24/01/2013 at 04:32 PM