Source description last updated: 20 February 2014. Note 2022: SHSH ceased operation in 2016, some projects were taken over by ARC Foundation.
In brief: Still Human Still Here (SHSH) is a coalition of over 60 organisations that are campaigning for the rights of refused asylum seekers in the UK.
“Still Human Still Here is a broad coalition of  organisations that are campaigning together to bring to an end the destitution of refused asylum seekers by extending asylum support, permission to work and access to health and education until the time of departure from the UK or their grant of leave to remain” (SHSH: Governance document; How the Still Human Still Here campaign is run, January 2009)
Member organisations
Scope of reporting:
Commentaries on UK Border Agency (UKBA) Guidance Notes and Reports
In its commentaries the ‘Still Human Still Here’ coalition identifies what it considers to be the main inconsistencies and omissions between available country of origin information (COI) and case law and the Operational Guidance Notes (OGN), issued by the UK Border Agency (SHSH: A Commentary on the December 2013 Nigeria Operational Guidance Note, 13 December 2013).
Language(s) of publications:
Coverage on
Covered monthly on, for countries of priorities A-C.
Further reading / links:
Home Affairs Committee / UK Parliament: Written evidence submitted by the Still Human Still Here coalition (ASY 16), 11 October 2013
Still Human Still Here: Take action, undated
All links accessed 20 February 2014.