LGBTQI people will be harmed by the UK sending asylum seekers to Rwanda for processing

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The agreement means that queer people who have fled life-threatening situations will now be sent to a country where it is not safe for people to be open about their sexual orientation or gender identity BY NIC CROSARA, IMAGE BY WILLIAM FONTENEAU VIA UNSPLASH Prime minister Boris Johnson has announced plans to send some asylum [….]

Rainbow Migration, Stonewall and Mermaids partner to fight for LGBTQI refugees in the Nationality And Borders Bill

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The cost of this bill in its current form will be immensely damaging to members of our LGBTQI community BY KEAH LILY, IMAGE BY WIKIMEDIA COMMONS In July 2021 Home Secretary Priti Patel proposed the Nationality And Boarders Bill (2021). This bill represents the biggest attack on the refugee system that we have ever seen [….]

“LGBTQ+ Afghans need our support”

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Stonewall and Rainbow Migration urge UK government to evacuate Afghanistan’s LGBTQI+ community BY CAITLIN CHATTERTON The CEOs of Rainbow Migration and Stonewall have written a joint letter to Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab, demanding an urgent meeting to discuss the evacuation of LGBTQI+ people in Afghanistan. The letter begins, “We are writing to you with great [….]