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The Detention Forum Publishes Report on Parliamentary Meeting

February 24, 2011 Leave a comment

“This parliamentary meeting was called for by 26 organizations who believe that the detention system needs a reform (Appendix 1). The purpose of the meeting was to start an open dialogue on this issue with the politicians. Some NGOs began having conversations about how to push for a fundamental rethink of the detention system in June 2010 when Association of Visitors to Immigration Detainees, Gatwick Detainee Welfare Group and London Detainee Support Group organized a joint-letter to Damian Green the Home Office Minister responsible for Immigration – calling for detention reform.”
Full Report.