On international human rights day, Yakin Ertürk discussed the new vulnerabilities faced by women and the new opportunities for remedy offered by the international human rights system.
In October 2013, Micro Rainbow International published a report entitled ‘Poverty, Sexual Orientation and Refugees in the UK’.
The Double Jeopardy Project report was launched in October 2013.
On 10 October 2013, the Government published ‘Tackling illegal immigration in privately rented accommodation – the government’s response to the consultation’.
The Home Affairs Committee publishes its report ‘Asylum’ on 11 October 2013 after a 10 month inquiry into the asylum system beginning in February 2013.
In August 2013, IARS published ‘Abused No More: The Voices of Refugee and Asylum-seeking Women’.
Following a challenge to the ‘Go Home’ vans pilot, the Government confirmed that if any further such campaigns are planned, it would carry out a consultation.
The Migration Observatory is making migration-related 2011 Census data available through a suite of outputs.
On 8 August 2013 the Migration Observatory published a new report on language used by the British press to describe migration.
’Precarious Lives. Experiences of forced labour among refugees and asylum seekers in England’ is the report of two-year research project.