S Chelvan, an internationally recognised expert in protection claims based on sexual or gender identity in Europe and beyond, has returned from Dublin having provided two days of intensive training on his DSSH model to the Irish authorities.

David Castello, Chief International Protection Officer and Head of the International Protection Office (IPO) said of the training to primary decision-makers:

“…Staff found the material thought-provoking and interesting, and Chelvan’s delivery style kept everyone engaged.”