Colin Yeo: On Refugees in Our Current Society

The Refugee Crisis has been an ongoing phenomenon these past few years especially, one which continuously makes the news in various formats. But what are the implications of being a refugee, and how does Britain especially deal with this? In this episode, Sara Al Soodi interviews immigration and asylum barrister Colin Yeo on this topic, including a discussion on Britain’s immigration system and much more.

Colin Yeo is a barrister at Garden Court Chambers in London and has most recently published his book in 2020, “Welcome to Britain: Fixing Our Broken Immigration System”, charting and examining immigration policy over the last thirty years and setting out some ideas for how to start putting things right.

Interview by Sara al-Soodi. Find out more about the Oxford Society for International Development at