Compelling news from the refugee and migrant sector

Ukrainian sisters’ flight to freedom

3 May 20220 comments

Two Ukrainian sisters have found refuge in Australia after braving bombs and snipers in a desperate journey to safety.

Yevheniia Cherkasova, 24, and her sister Alexandra, 14, fled… Read Full Article

Escaping Ukraine’s killing fields

3 May 20220 comments

Anastasiia Kozinaz fled Ukraine’s killing fields for the sake of her two boys, leaving behind her husband, her family and everything she had known.

Anastasia’s house was just… Read Full Article

Amin’s dream to green Afghanistan

3 May 20220 comments

Afghan refugee Amin Niazai had a dream to turn the deserts of his country green, creating food sources, jobs and sustainable ecosystems.

Amin, who has a doctorate in… Read Full Article

Afghan evacuee families being reunited

31 March 20220 comments

Dozens of Afghan families are being reunited in Australia following months of separation caused by the return of the Taliban regime in their homeland.

In recent weeks the… Read Full Article

Afghan photojournalist tells how he became the story

31 March 20220 comments

For twenty years Omar Sobhani covered war and social transformation in Afghanistan as a photojournalist working for Reuters; recording the human cost of armed struggle as well… Read Full Article

Neighbours step up to support Afghan evacuee family

31 March 20220 comments

When Afghan evacuee ‘Abdul’ and his family moved into his first Australian home in a quiet street in Glenroy, in Melbourne’s north, he was not expecting the… Read Full Article

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Hong Kong refugees struggle to find acceptance

25 February 20220 comments

Many Hong Kong refugees who have sought asylum in Taiwan are showing signs of trauma and struggling to adapt to...

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More training opportunities for refugees and asylum seekers

18 February 20220 comments

The Victorian Government is expanding a program for asylum seekers and refugees that provides new arrivals with access free...

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Trump deportees suffer torture, abuse – HRW report

18 February 20220 comments

Dozens of asylum seekers were subjected to human rights abuses including torture, rape and imprisonment after being...

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Russian invasion of Ukraine would spark European refugee crisis

18 February 20220 comments

Europe could be plunged into a massive refugee crisis with millions of Ukrainians made homeless if Russia invades the...

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