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Newsletter Winter 2011

Quarterly Highlights

Ecuador Figures: Provided individualized, personalized legal assistance to 208 asylum seekers and refugees in our Quito office and 18 cases through local protection networks. Highlights:... Read More
Asylum Access Volunteer Anne Davis
Newsletter Winter 2010

Day in the Life of a VLA- Anne Davis

Fulbright Scholar and current VLA at Asylum Access Ecuador in Quito, Anne Davis is originally from San Diego, California. Anne received her Bachelors in Political Science and Spanish from the... Read More
UN Annual Consultations With NGOs Asylum Access
Newsletter Winter 2010

Perspectives from an Inter-American Court Session

Last November, I had the opportunity to partake in a historical session of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights – its 42nd Special Session, and the first ever held in Ecuador.  After a serendipitous... Read More
Gemma Caldwell Refugees in Tanzania
Newsletter Winter 2010

Thailand’s Detention Disease

At Asylum Access Thailand we confront a constant that is impossible to ignore: all of our clients are continually at risk of arrest and detention, twenty-four hours a day, seven days of week. Why? ... Read More
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Newsletter Spring 2011

Reflections from DC

A letter drafted following a trip to Washington DC, with considerations from San Francisco. Dear Friends, April was an exciting month for Asylum Access:  Our team led workshops for colleagues... Read More
Newsletter Autumn 2010

A Day in the Life of a VLA- Mandy Murphy

The following interview is the first in an ongoing series designed to give supporters and prospective VLAs a better sense of the daily challenges and triumphs of our work. Please share your... Read More