• We are fighting for the rights of young asylum seekers

    Posted on November 23, 2015 by in Blog Post

    RA (a child by his litigation friend) and BF v SSHD & Office of the Children’s Commissioner 2015 Five years after the judgment in ZH Tanzania it was apparent that despite Lady Hale’s clear statement of the weight to be given to the rights of the child, and call for the voice of the child […]

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  • We put the voice of the child at the centre of all that we do

    Posted on November 13, 2015 by in Blog Post

    The voice of the child is crucial to our work. We take time to ensure that we, as representatives, hear the voice of our clients, and that when we speak on their behalf we are communicating what they want to say.  Children need time and space to talk about what they have experienced and what […]

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  • Habibullah’s story

    Posted on November 11, 2015 by in Blog Post

    “No-one believes me, [not] the Home Office, my lawyers, my social worker. I have no-one and you are first one listening. Please—why they punish me more and more?” Habibullah was 13 years old when he arrived in the UK. Alone with nothing. He had made the journey from Afghanistan after the Taliban had attacked his […]

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