Reports & Working Papers

Publication details

Queering Asylum in Europe: A Survey Report
Release year: 2020
Organisation: University of Sussex

Author(s) details

Vítor Lopes Andrade

Carmelo Danisi
Research Fellow - University of Sussex

moira dustin
Research Fellow - University of Sussex

Nuno Ferreira
Professor of Law - University of Sussex

Nina Held

Research Fellow - University of Sussex

Publication description

Common European Asylum System, Credibility, credibility assessment, discrimination, EU Asylum Law, EU Asylum Policy, Europe, European Asylum Policy, Gender identity, Impact on SOGI people, international refugee convention, interpretation, LGBTI Rights, LGBTQI, NGOs, persecution, queer, racism, Reception and Integration, Sexual orientation, SOGI minorities, homophobia, transphobia
This report discusses the data gathered through two surveys carried out in the context of the SOGICA project. SOGICA – Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Claims of Asylum: A European human rights challenge – is a four-year (2016-2020) research project funded by the European Research Council (ERC) that explores the social and legal experiences of people across Europe claiming international protection on the basis of their sexual orientation or gender identity (SOGI).