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#LiftTheBan - Allow Asylum Seekers in Northern Ireland the Right to Work

The UK Home Office bans asylum seekers from working, resulting in hardship, indignity and social exclusion. It's time to #LiftTheBan

Thu Oct 15 2020  |  Right to an Income

The UK Home Office bans asylum seekers from working, and as you can hear in this video, this leads to avoidable suffering for too many residents in Northern Ireland.

There are measures that could be taken by the Northern Ireland Executive to #LiftTheBan, and give asylum seekers the ability to participate in our economy and society in a way that will benefit everyone.