This is the briefing on the inquiry regarding the current asylum support system, which is in need of reform if it is to have regard to the safety and well-being of children and meet its obligations to promote children's best interests.

Month of publication 
January
Year of publication 
2013
Number of pages 
5
Author 
Nadine Ibbetson
Category 
Research
Related reports 

Asylum Support Inquiry report

Evidence shows that the current asylum support system is in urgent need of reform if it is to have regard to the safety and wellbeing of children and meet its obligations to promote children’s best interests. Change is required so that all children can have a good childhood and the best possible start to life.

Date published 
January 2013
Number of pages 
40