Eleven years is far too long for a final decision on asylum claims. The government’s vision is for a new system that will be both faster and fairer.
But the fate of thousands of other refugees and asylum seekers in limbo in Australia remains uncertain.
Behrouz Boochani discusses how his inhumane treatment as a refugee led to his movement of 'resistance knowledge'.
Russian citizens leaving the country to avoid the draft has raised debate about what it means to be a refugee. A UNSW expert in international law and refugee law says we must treat these Russians fairly.
Offshore processing is a failed policy that continues to haemorrhage cash, destroy lives and erode the international system for refugee protection.
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An ‘orderly departure program’ similar to the one set up after the Vietnam War could offer a vital pathway out of Afghanistan for refugees over the next several years.
The Home Affairs Minister says Australia is exploring resettlement overseas for 'broad cohorts' of people. But such deals do not get Australia off the hook.
The movements of communities across the world due to disaster risks are mapped by new UNSW Sydney research.
If history is any guide, the new US president’s forward-thinking approach toward refugee resettlement could help drive Australia’s commitments to refugee protection, too.