Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

Palm Sunday Speeches

Below are the links to videos from the Palm Sunday Walk for Justice for Refugees: Please share the below links: Behrouz Boochani – Message to Palm Sunday Walk for Justice for Refugee Behrouz Boochanie speaks to Palm Sunday Walk for Justice for Refugees rally about the role of Australian politicians in the violence on Manus(…)

MEDIA ALERT 21/03 | SAUDI ASYLUM SEEKERS PROTEST FOR WOMEN’S AND HUMAN RIGHTS

Saudi women asylum seekers and their supporters will hold a protest in front of the Sydney Saudi Arabian consulate from 12.00 – 1.00pm, Friday 22 March, 89 York St, City. Saudi women will speak out at the protest. The recent case of 18 year-old Saudi woman, Rahaf Mohammed Mutlaq Alqunun, who was detained in Thailand, on(…)

MEDIA RELEASE 7/03 | ANOTHER VILLAWOOD SUICIDE ATTEMPT 

A 27 year-old Afghan asylum seeker has been taken to hospital following his attempt to hang himself in the high security Blaxland compound of the Villawood detention centre (Thursday 7 March). He was found around 5.00 am. His present condition is unknown. He has been held in detention since 2012. “The terrible toll of indefinite(…)