refugees

Refugee Zaki Haidari behind a wire fence

UNSW Centre for Ideas, UNSW Kaldor Centre for International Refugee Law and Guardian Australia launch a new storytelling project.

A mother holding a child next to a fence.

When borders reopen, expanded pathways for refugee admission could help both displaced people and strengthen the Australian community, says a UNSW Law expert.

Jewish teenagers during WWII

Two UNSW academics are on a quest to unearth Holocaust stories more Australians can relate to as survivors pass away.

Children in refugee camp

The Kaldor Centre for International Refugee Law sees a strong and rapid uptake in contributions from humanitarians, academics and refugees.

temporary protection visas and covid-19

COVID-19 is having an impact on everyone around the world, but particularly the most vulnerable.

mental health

We found refugees with insecure visas had poorer mental health than refugees with secure visas. But social interaction with the wider community seems to help.

Refugees with insecure visas experience more trauma, depression and PTSD

A new study has revealed the association between refugees’ visas and their mental health.

Dr Hilary Evans Cameron with Professor Guy S Goodwin-Gill

A Kaldor Centre conference has discussed the importance of getting refugee-status decisions right. 

Kaldor Centre

The Kaldor Centre’s Safe Journeys and Sound Policy critically analyses the ways people can seek asylum without risking dangerous journeys.

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The legislation allows for the transfer of sick asylum seekers from offshore detention to Australia on the recommendation of medical professionals.

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