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The UN refugee body said Manus is a "man-made and entirely preventable humanitarian crisis."
Australia should restore food, water and health services to 600 men inside the Manus Island immigration processing centre and end the "unfolding humanitarian emergency", the UN human rights office say...
The UNHCR says it had a 'clear understanding' Australia would take refugees from Manus and Nauru.
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Four refugees tell their stories, from one community to the next.
An important tale of just how lucky some of us are.
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Written by Jenifer Toksvig, the poem was inspired by the stories and testimonies of people fleeing their homes and the items they took with them.
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One in every 113 people on the planet is now a refugee.
GENEVA (Reuters) - A record 65.3 million people were uprooted worldwide last year, many of them fleeing wars only to face walls, tougher laws and xenophobia as they reach borders, the United Nations r...
Can I please ask for your time to consider this: You work in the city in a financial firm as a chief accountant. After work, you travel to your home, which is in a suburb about 35 minutes away. You enter your house to find your two daughters in their pajamas and slippers watching TV...
“They said ‘come, come, this way. You have to come this way'. So I went. And on the ground there was a woman. I asked why she was sitting on the ground in the dust, and I was told that she had polio a...
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An Iranian asylum seeker detained on Nauru has made a complaint about his treatment to the UN human rights watchdog, amid allegations he was arrested and held in a urine-soaked cell when he tried to v...
The question all Australians should ask is this: What sort of country are we? Are we selfish or are we generous? Are we willing to mistreat terrified human beings who have the courage, and the initiative, to escape to safety?