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Asylum Access Refugee Rights
Newsletter Winter 2012

Interpreters: Partners for Refugee Rights

“All things are subject to interpretation; whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth.” – Friedrich Nietzsche Philosopher Nietzsche... Read More
Asylum Access Tanzania
Newsletter Summer 2011

Honorable Mentions

Asylum Access leadership staff from Ecuador, Thailand, Tanzania and San Francisco gathered in Geneva, Switzerland to attend the UNHCR Annual Consultations with NGOs. Asylum Access Executive... Read More
Jessica Therkelsen Geneva
Newsletter Summer 2011

Notes from Geneva

Dear Friends, 2011 has been a year of exciting growth and change in Asylum Access. All four of our offices are settled into great offices spaces, and our permanent leadership staff has grown by... Read More
Refugee Women and Girls
Newsletter Summer 2011

Reaching Wrongly-Detained Refugees

In September 2010, VLA Ashley Connell and I nervously waited as prison guards searched us before letting us into the Centro de Rehabilitación Social de Varones de Quito #2, one of Quito’s three... Read More
Asylum Access Refugee Scorecard
Newsletter Autumn 2010

Quarterly Highlights

Ecuador Figures: Provided personalized legal assistance to 138 asylum seekers and refugees in Quito office, and 54 cases outside of Quito. Highlights: In October, AAE brought its first case... Read More
Asylum Access staff
Newsletter Autumn 2010

Staff Updates

Meet Asylum Access’s New Development Manager, Ally Basak Russell! Ally joined the AAHQ development team in August 2010 as its first Development Manager. She holds a B.A. in government... Read More