Press Release: ASSIST on integration in human trafficking

PRESS RELEASE   Survivor Engagement: Assisting Integration in Human Trafficking   15th December 2020  Today, JustRight Scotland (JRS) held an online event to share the results of a 2-year EU AMIF funded project which has focused on the long–term integration of trafficked women recovering from sexual exploitation as well as empowering survivors of human trafficking to play a leadership and mentoring role in our responses to...

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ASSIST – European Event on Human Trafficking

Today, JustRight Scotland spoke at an international event on human trafficking to mark the end of #16Days of Activism and the International Day of Human Rights. The European Network of Migrant Women held an online seminar, ASSISTING TRAFFICKED WOMEN, on best practices in legal assistance and integration support to female...

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COVID-19 Policy and Migrants in Scotland

By Jen Ang It seems like both forever – and simultaneously no time at all – since Scotland went into lockdown. And though we may now be talking about taking the first tentative steps towards lifting restrictions, the longer the pandemic goes on, the clearer it seems that this is no great leveller.   At JustRight Scotland,...

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Our work and COVID-19

  JustRight Scotland is open and working hard to support our client groups across Scotland.  Indeed, for those we represent it is more important that ever that our service is available and accessible at this challenging time.  Following government guidance, we have suspended face-to-face appointments but, with thanks to our...

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Our Anti-Trafficking Work

Trafficked women face too many barriers to accessing their human rights. Despite international and European standards that ensure trafficking survivors’ right to legal guidance when accessing support services, the legal system often remains inaccessible and the coverage of support services is frequently inadequate. The EU project Early Legal Intervention, in...

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