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Women for Refugee Women’s latest report

Women for Refugee Women’s latest report, “I Am Human” , looks closely at the experiences of women detained in Yarl’s Wood. It reveals that women are routinely watched and searched by male staff despite Home Office denials. To read the … Continue reading

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HMIP Report on Yarls Wood Published

Prisons Inspector finds that Yarl’s Wood is failing vulnerable women Nick Hardwick, the HM Chief Inspector of Prisons, has today found that Yarl’s Wood Immigration Removal Centre ‘is failing to meet the needs of the most vulnerable women.’ For the … Continue reading

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Women for Refugee Women publish report and launch campaign

Women for Refugee Women have launched a report documenting the experiences of 46 women detained in Yarl’s Wood. Many of the women were supported by the Befrienders during their time at Yarl’s Wood. To go to the WFRW website, click … Continue reading

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HMIP report published

Her Majesty’s Inspector of Prisons, Nick Hardwick, published his report on Yarl’s Wood yesterday. The report can be found at the Ministry of Justice website here.

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