Compelling news from the refugee and migrant sector

Australian Afghans fear US withdrawal will trigger civil war

30 April 20210 comments

Afghan minority communities in Australia fear a bloodbath when US-led coalition troops pull out of Afghanistan after almost two decades of fighting a deadly war against a… Read Full Article

Noor’s image touches the world

30 April 20210 comments

The poignantly piercing image of a young Rohingya girl that has gone viral on social media and the internet is becoming a symbol of the increasingly desperate… Read Full Article

Artist’s passion survives war and displacement

30 April 20210 comments

A refugee artist whose passion for his work was almost extinguished by decades of war is rekindling his lifetime love affair with art after settling in Melbourne

Iraqi… Read Full Article

One man’s mission to help the Burmese people

1 April 20210 comments

A migrant from Burma now living in Melbourne has launched a one man campaign to raise awareness about the human rights crisis in his homeland that was… Read Full Article

Shot at, forced to flee but still smiling

1 April 20210 comments

A refugee family who were targeted by the Burmese military and spent two decades in a refugee camp are finally rebuilding their lives in Melbourne.

Karenni couple Bo… Read Full Article

Refugees’ epic journeys to freedom across the ‘roof of the world’

1 April 20210 comments

Tibetan refugees Palden and Tashi Tensing made perilous month-long treks over the highest mountains in the world to find new lives in peace and safety.

On their separate… Read Full Article

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PM’s multicultural forum sets out COVID priorities

30 April 20210 comments

The federal government has promised multicultural communities will be included in future policy decisions around the...

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Who are the Taliban?

30 April 20210 comments

As the US and its allies, including Australia, prepare to exit Afghanistan after two decades, many are worried the...

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Melbourne artist chosen for Sarajevo exhibition

30 April 20210 comments

Leading contemporary artist and former Bosnian refugee Saidin Salkic has had his work recognised in a permanent exhibition...

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Human rights in retreat across the globe – Amnesty report

30 April 20210 comments

A world in disarray with millions suffering from disasters exacerbated by the climate crisis, violations of the right to...

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