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Glossary

We hope you find this glossary useful as a basic guide to terms used within this website. If you would like us to add any words or terms, please let us know. Migration is a rapidly changing field, so the information in the glossary may go out of date at any time. The definitions are not legal definitions, and they do not constitute legal advice. If you have a legal problem, you should consult a qualified legal adviser.


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Gateway Protection Programme [GPP]
The UK resettlement programme for refugees, operated by the Home Office in partnership with the UNHCR. Particular groups of refugees are relocated directly to the UK from overseas and have refugee status in the UK immediately. They receive additional support to settle in during their first year in the UK.
[Also known as: resettlement.]


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