Date:   October 12, 2016

Baljeet Sandhu is the founding director of the Migrant & Refugee Children’s Legal Unit (MiCLU), a national legal and policy hub based at Islington Law Centre. She is recognised as one of the UK leads on children’s rights in the field of asylum and immigration law regularly providing expert advice to the Office of the Children’s Commissioner for England, UN Agencies, the Home Office and national and international NGOs. She was awarded Young Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year in 2011; is a 2014 Clore Social Leadership Fellow and in 2016 selected as a Vital Voices Global Leadership Fellow.

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