Our main goal: the defence of the right to asylum in Catalonia
We defend the right to asylum in Catalonia and the rights of people who have suffered a forced displacement due to severe human rights violations. We develop sensitization, training and advocacy actions, and we provide legal, social and psychological support to people in need of international protection.
Presentation and objectives
Asil.cat wants to improve the Catalan capacity of acceptance and recognition of the rights of peoples who have suffered from forced displacement
due to serious violations of their human rights, as seekers of international protection, stateless persons and internally displaced persons.
The asil.cat network aims to increase the impact and scope of its mobilisation operations, as well as the political and social impact of NGO members in the field of asylum and refuge.
Who can join?
The Asil.cat Network: A group of Catalan organisations united in the defence of the right to asylum
Asil.cat has a territorial orientation and, therefore, is open to the participation of all organisations and institutions that work in the Catalan territory and the objectives of which include: the defence of the right of asylum in Catalonia, the rights of people who have suffered from forced displacement due to severe human rights violations, an interest in raising awareness and advocacy towards the improvement of legal, social and psychological support provided to people in need of international protection.