This case is important because it represents a rare litigation win for an asylum seeker. He doesn't automatically get the right to stay in Australia, but he's won damages — and that's unusual.
This excessive spending raises serious raise questions about the government's long-term planning for refugees stuck in limbo.
When borders reopen, expanded pathways for refugee admission could help both displaced people and strengthen the Australian community, says a UNSW Law expert.
Federal Court data breach exposes the identities of 400 asylum seekers.
A proposed permanent ban on some refugees would entrench the separation of families, says a UNSW joint submission to a Senate committee hearing today.
The Refugee Advice and Casework Service has supported more than 100 unaccompanied children who arrived in Australia seeking protection.
Children's experiences of parental relationship breakdown, and life for refugee children after settlement, will be among the topic discussed on the final day of Australia’s largest social policy conference.
Warnings from almost 40 years ago about the perils of detaining asylum seekers have proved prescient, writes Claire Higgins.
The Kaldor Centre's Claire Higgins has gone behind the scenes to take readers into key decision-making moments that shaped Australia's refugee policy.
Immigration Minister Peter Dutton should learn to live with lawyers who help in matters of life and death, writes Claire Higgins.