The latest independent evaluation of the Strategic Legal Fund for Vulnerable Young Migrants (SLF), published this week, shows the value of investing small amounts in enabling NGOs to undertake strategic legal action.
The SLF provides small grants for pre-litigation research and third party interventions at court which contribute towards upholding and promoting the rights of vulnerable migrant children and young people in the UK. It is hosted by Trust for London and co-funded by Esmée Fairbairn Foundation, Paul Hamlyn Foundation, Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust, Unbound Philanthropy. It is delivered in partnership with MigrationWork CIC.
The evaluation found that: