The House of Lords International Agreements Committee is currently conducting an inquiry into the government’s Rwanda policy, looking in particular at the Memorandum of Understanding signed between the UK and Rwanda.

In October 2022 Medical Justice submitted written evidence to the Inquiry, highlighting serious concerns about the policy including high levels of vulnerability amongst those targeted for removal, inadequate screening processes, poor access to legal advice, and reports of assaults and excessive force used against people during their transfer to the aborted flight in June.

Read our submission here.