This leaves them struggling to support themselves and their families. Sadly, they are often forced into poverty.
This is wrong. People who have risked everything to find safety should be given the chance to contribute and integrate into society.
This is why we are proud to be part of the #LiftTheBan coalition working to ensure that people seeking safety in the UK are given the right to work.
Find out more about our current campaigns to achieve positive change for refugees and people seeking asylum in the UK.