AOAV’s Executive Director was refused a journalist visa in Rwanda to investigate human rights concerns there. He spoke to the BBC about his concerns of it being a ‘safe’ country for refugees

In response to the UK Supreme Court declaring its Rwanda asylum policy unlawful, the UK government is drafting emergency legislation to establish Rwanda as a safe country for asylum seekers. AOAV’s Executive Director appeared on the BBC to argue that to establish this notion of safety would require proper scrutiny of Rwanda.

UK: leading rights organisations warn Prime Minister against ‘dire consequences’ of scrapping the human rights act

AOAV and over 50 other human rights organisations have signed a letter in an urgent appeal to the Prime Minister.