Monthly Archives: September 2016



In a perfect world there might be no borders. In the real world however there are borders and there are immigration controls and those of us committed to social justice and some version of human rights have to use the tools available to us. The principle tool we have at our disposal is the 1951 [...]

By |2017-08-29T16:29:51+01:0024th September 2016|News|0 Comments


Hope is a destitution project. Destitution is a funny word. In the refugee sector we use it a lot. In the outside world not so much. I use it so much I sometimes miss the archaic sound of it. It's a Victorian sounding word, not really comfortable in modern language. It belongs with gas lamps [...]

By |2017-08-29T16:17:51+01:0018th September 2016|News|1 Comment