Asylum claims are considered under the 1951 UN Refugee Convention, and its incorporation European asylum law into European Asylum law.


To be granted asylum (to get refugee status), it’s necessary to show that you have have a well founded fear of persecution if returned to your home country. 

Fear of persecution must be based on:

  • Race

  • Religion

  • Nationality/Ethnicity

  • Particular Social Group (includes political affiliations and other social groups that have been targeted. 

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We are so grateful for all of your support so far, we can't continue our work without it!

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Father O'Mahony Memorial Trust                  The Just Trust

The Morel Charitable Trust                            The Souter Charitable Trust

The Calpe Trust                                             The Ashworth Charitable Trust

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The Souter Charitable Trust                           UAidRefugees

The Mirianog Trust