Lisa Matthews is coordinator of Right to Remain. She has previously worked in the areas of asylum advice, refugee integration and asylum/immigration legal casework in the UK and was a refugee psycho-social worker at Africa and Middle East Refugee Assistance (AMERA), Egypt.
On the edge of a nation, sitting on the border
Life in UK’s indefinite immigration detention regime evokes the 'barbed wire disease' experienced by 'enemy aliens'...
"We need justice, we need freedom”. Their voices were raised in unison, echoing off the striking architecture of...
Young Afghans in the UK: deportations in the dead of night to a war-zone
Each year around 400 children forced by war to leave their families and homes in Afghanistan seek sanctuary in the...