Our Mission


Aims and Objectives

To Empower Refugee Women


We do this through:

- Providing information advice and guidance on matters such immigration, housing, education, training, employment, health and social care;

- Disseminating quality information on issues which matter to refugee women;

- Organising culturally sensitive customised training programmes;

- Influencing/Lobbying policy makers;

- Being committed to refugee and migrant women – being consistent and clear about our service provision, not diluting our principles of support to refugee women;

- Involving refugee women in our activities at different levels;

To promote and raise awareness of the public and decision-makers about the needs and aspirations of refugee women as well as about their positive contributions to UK society


We do this through:

- Organising conferences and meetings;

- Participating in networks and fora;

- Producing high quality research documents;

Providing a model of good practice, showing a way of overcoming difficulties between different groups and people of different backgrounds

We do this through:

- Setting examples of good practice in partnership work;

- Encouraging refugee women of all nationalities to work together;

- Promoting networking;

- Creating sound practical policies and procedures;


Policy Development

RWA is actively looking to develop and influence appropriate policies and provisions for refugee women. 


We do this through:

- Organising conferences on specific issues;

- Participating in meetings and conferences;

- Lobbying policy makers.

Success stories


Print House, 18 Ashwin Street, London, E8 3DL


Monday - Friday: 9.30am - 5.30pm

Closed: Saturday, Sunday, Public holidays

 © 2020 RWA

Charity Registered Number: 1058459  
Company Registered Number: 3001560