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Protecting Your Rights Through Records: Personal Record-Keeping for Asylum Seekers
July 3 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
Documentation and particularly official records are fundamental to the protection of refugees’ rights and access to services. This half-day workshop is designed to raise awareness of the importance of records and record-keeping. It is aimed at asylum seekers and, at the end of the workshop, participants should be able to:
- explain what records are, and why they are important;
- understand the uses of records in establishing and protecting rights;
- understand how to manage and care for their own records
This workshop is presented by the Liverpool University Centre for Archive Studies. https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/centre-for-archive-studies/ It was developed as part of the Records and ICT at the Boundaries of the State: Refugee Needs, Rights and Uses (the Refugee Rights in Records Project), 2017-2018 https://informationasevidence.org/refugee-rights-in-records