[Series] Pro Se Refugee Litigation – A Story of Hope 3 In Early March, Korea was one of the countries to be most severely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Uncertainty took over the entire country, affecting every family, company, and ways of life. In those difficult moments, I was also helplessly exposed to a harsh situation: I was fired from my work for no justified reason. My contract was until June this year, but my boss gave me three days to l..
Forms For Refugee Litigation (난민소송 양식) 난민으로 불인정하겠다는 결정 통지를 받은 경우, 혹은 이의신청에 대해 기각결정 통지를 받은 경우, 90일 이내에 소를 제기하여 난민불인정결정에 대해 취소해 달라는 청구를 할 수 있습니다. 법원의 판결에 불복하는 경우에는 상급 법원에 14일 이내에 항소를 제기할 수 있습니다. 난민소송 소장, 항소장, 소송구조신청서, 증명원 발급 신청서 양식을 공유합니다. 해당 양식은 법무법인 지평 장수지 변호사님, 사단법인 두루 최초록 변호사님의 감수를 받았습니다. A person whose application for refugee or appeal is dismissed may file an administrative litigation within 90 days of the date he/she is notified..
[SERIES] Pro Se Refugee Litigation – A Story of Hope 2 How successful can refugee litigations without assistance from a lawyer be in South Korea? Quite unsure about the answer, Nancen volunteer Sang Ah and I supported Deo, a refugee from Burundi, with his litigation against the Refugee Status Refusal Decision he received from the Seoul Immigration Office. Currently, we are waiting for the result of his first trial. Following the first article of the..
[SERIES] Pro Se Refugee Litigation – A Story of Hope 1 Nancen meets Burundian refugee Deo It was one busy Wednesday afternoon in January 2020 when Deo (pseudonym) visited Nancen at the office. He was in an emergency situation: the court trial for his refugee litigation was only a few days away, but he had not been able to find an attorney to represent his case. From the first day Deo prepared for his refugee application in South Korea, he had not be..