Women, girls and asylum in Belgium. Information for women and girls applying for asylum.
Vrouwen, meisjes en asiel in België. Informatie voor vrouwen en meisjes die asiel aanvragen. / Femmes, jeunes filles et asile en Belgique. Informations pour les femmes et jeunes filles demandeuses d'asile.
This brochure published by CGRS is aimed at female asylum seekers, and has been distributed to all female asylum seekers, accompanied or not, aged 16 and older, at the moment of their registration at the Immigration Department. The brochure does not only contain information about the asylum procedure itself, but it also treats other more specific themes such as health, equality between men and women, violence within the family, the problem of female genital mutilation, human trafficking, … This project was realized with the help of the European Refugee Fund. The brochure replaces the previous brochure, which was published by the CGRS in 2007 and entitled "Women in the asylum procedure". It was translated in nine languages: Albanian, English, Arabic, French, Dutch, Pashto, Peul, Russian and Serbian.
Author(s): Office of the Commissioner General for Refugees and Stateless Persons
Publisher: Office of the Commissioner General for Refugees and Stateless Persons
Cost to obtain the method/tool: Free