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April 26, 2017

‘Dubs scheme’ announcement – reaction from Safe Passage

Reacting to the news that the government will accept another 130 unaccompanied refugee children from Europe under the ‘Dubs scheme’, Rabbi Janet Darley, who has been working with Citizens UK’s Safe Passage project, ...

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April 14, 2017

Spring Newsletter

It has been a busy few months for Safe Passage. There have been disappointments: we fought the closure of the ‘Dubs’ scheme for some of the most vulnerable refugee children ...

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April 13, 2017

Campaigning developments – the ‘Dubs scheme’

On 8th February, after just four months in operation, the Government announced it would be closing the ‘Dubs’ scheme for child refugees by the end of the financial year, limiting ...

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March 29, 2017

Government’s request to stay family reunification cases of unaccompanied minors from France refused by the court.

The Home Office’s application to stay Judicial Review proceedings on the cases of two refugee children affected by the Home Office’s policy on transfers of unaccompanied minors from France to ...

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March 24, 2017

Safe Passage wins Social Justice Campaigner Award

Safe Passage, a project powered by Citizens UK, has been awarded the Social Justice Campaigner prize at the Shelia McKechnie Awards. The awards celebrate the best campaigns and campaigners – ...

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March 14, 2017

Home Office publish criteria for ‘Dubs scheme’ children from Greece, Italy and France as International Development Committee hears from Alf Dubs on the scheme’s immanent closure

The Home Office has published the selection criteria for the remaining 150 children it will transfer to the UK under section 67 of the Immigration Act (popularly known as the ...

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March 14, 2017

Legal developments

  On Tuesday 28 February we were granted permission to bring legal action over Home Office’s failure to implement family reunification for unaccompanied refugee children in Europe   Mrs Justice Lang ...

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February 14, 2017

Top public figures and campaigners urge Theresa May to save ‘Dubs’ scheme

Over 200 leading public figures are calling on Theresa May not to end the Dubs scheme for vulnerable child refugees in Europe. In an open letter, Carey Mulligan, Gary Lineker, ...

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