Aid Organization for Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Israel

UN Inquiry reports gross human rights violations bordering on Crimes Against Humanity in Eritrea

Date: 11.6.15 Source: UN

In 2014 the UN's Human Rights Council established a commission of inquiry on human rights in Eritrea in light of the many testimonies of human rights violations in the country.

Human rights organizations filed an appeal calling to annul the new government policy allowing forced deportation to third party countries

Date: 6.5.15

On Thursday, April 30th 2015, ASSAF- Aid Organization for refugees and Asylum Seekers in Israel, together with the Hotline for Refugees and Migrants, the Association for Civil Rights in Israel, the Legal Clinic for Refugee Rights in University of Tel Aviv's Law School, Physic

Report: Where there is No Free Will - Israel's "Voluntary Return" procedure for asylum-seekers

Date: 21.4.15 Source: Assaf & HRM

The report, written coopertively by ASSAF - Aid Organization for Refugees and Asylum Seekers, and the Hotline for Refugees and Migrants, follows and seeks to document the fate of the asylum seekers who have left Israel, allegedly willingly, and returned to their countries of origin or t

Introduction to Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Israel

Date: 1.12.14 Source: ASSAF
Position paper by Assaf, Amnesty International and the Hotline for Migrant Workers (English)

Life under Siege - South Kordofan Needs Assessment

Date: 21.11.14 Source: The Enough! Project
For more than three years, South Kordofan state in Sudan has been the fighting grounds of an armed conflict between the Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) and the Sudan People’s Liberation Army- North (SPLA-N).

Welfare Services for Asylum Seekers - Recommendations Report

Date: 21.11.14 Source: ASSAF & Rupin Academic Center

 A Report by ASSAF and Rupin Academic Center  - recommendations for a policy: welfare services for asylum seekers in Israel.

“We are Also Human Beings” Survivors of Torture Camps in Sinai

Date: 2.11.14 Source: ASSAF
Asylum seekers who are victims of human trafficking and torture – women, men and even children who suffered some of the most dreadful torments, ones that words cannot fully describe, and who were victims of some of the most severe crimes that can be made towards human beings – now live in Israel. These victims carry terrible physical and mental scars, and need specialized support and care. The purpose of this report is to draw a picture of the state of these victims, as characterized by ASSAF’s professional team, and the support they receive from our organization.

"Make Their Lives Miserable"

Date: 9.9.14 Source: Human Rights Watch
Israel’s Coercion of Eritrean and Sudanese Asylum Seekers to Leave Israel. Human Rights Watch Report September 9, 2014

Sinai Torture Survivors in Israel

Date: 23.6.14 Source: ASSAF, HRM & PHR

The Sinai Torture camps and The Approach of Israeli Authorities regarding the Survivors living in Israel - June 2014 position paper

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