Research

We carry out research and publish reports to highlight the experiences of refugees and illustrate the impact of policies on their lives.

We use the evidence from our research to influence key areas of government policy and legislation, in order to improve the asylum system and the integration of refugees.

In this section you can find Refugee Council reports, old and new, and reports produced in partnership with other organisations.

Title Publish date Overview

SV's story

17/12/2006

Denying healthcare

20/07/2006

First do no harm: denying healthcare to people whose asylum claims have failed [June 2006]

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Older refugees

18/07/2006

Older Refugees in the UK: A literature review. A Refugee Council Working Paper for the Older Refugees Programme [April 2006]

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Section 9

18/07/2006

Inhumane and Ineffective - Section 9 in Practice; A Joint Refugee Council and Refugee Action report on the Section 9 pilot. [January 2006]

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Unsafe havens

02/06/2006

Unsafe havens, unworkable solutions [May 2003]

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Refugee integration

20/04/2006

Agenda for Integration [November 2004]

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Legal aid cuts

10/04/2006

The Refugee Council’s submission to the Campaign Against Legal Aid Cuts (CALAC) about the impact of changes to legal aid [February 2005]

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Unaccompanied minors

10/04/2006

Ringing the Changes: The impact of guidance on the use of Sections 17 and 20 of the Children Act 1989 to support unaccompanied asylum seeking children [January 2005]

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A case for change

06/04/2006

How young refugee children in England are missing out [June 2002]

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