Women often face particular challenges and dangers in their home countries, on their journey to safety and going through the asylum process.
'Failing at Each Hurdle: Credibility in Women's Asylum Claims' - a video from Asylum Aid (2015)
'From Us to You' - a video from Asylum Aid with useful information aimed at women seeking asylum
Gender Issues in the Asylum System from the Rights in Exile Programme
Refugee Council Good Practice Guide for working with asylum-seeking and refugee women affected by rape and sexual violence (2009)
Women for Refugee Women challenges the injustices experienced by women who cross borders to seek safety.
UNHCR – Policies and Resources on Women and Gender based violence.
The Women’s Refugee Commission – Research and advocacy for programs and policies to protect and empower refugee women and children.
Scottish Refugee Council: Raising Refugee Women’s Voices (impact on its work with the Refugee Women’s Strategy Group)