Three quarters of women in detention reported a history of rape or torture, a new report has found. Women for Refugee Women have launched a research report highlighting how immigration detention is no place for a woman.
Detained: Women Asylum Seekers Locked upin the UK features interviews with 46 women. The report exposes the devastating impact that immigration detention can have on this vulnerable group. While in detention, one in five had tried to kill themselves.
If you have a story to tell, The Testimony Project is here to tell it. The Testimony Project is a collaboration between refugee women and professionals united in the belief that the current system breaches human rights and needs urgent remedy.