Refugee Action Collective (Vic)
4:30pm 5 May | Speak out and vigil for Hodan- Bring them here

4:30pm 5 May | Speak out and vigil for Hodan- Bring them here 0

When: 4:30pm 5th May Where: Department of Immigration and Border Protection, corner of Spring and Lonsdale Streets *This speakout will be the culmination of a day long vigil at immigration- see below. Speakers include Pamela Curr from the ASRC, Somali Community speakers, Margaret Sinclair from Refugee Action Collective, more TBA As another refugee fights for(…)

Words from Behrouz Boochani: Kurdish Journalist and human rights defender detainee in Manus prison 0

The cruel policy of 19 July is constantly victimising people. In one of the dark and difficult days of the Australian history, we lost another friend of ours. Omid is not with us anymore, Omid accompanied by Reza Barati, Hamid Khazaei, Fazel Chegini, and other victims, all are the symbols of the systematic violence and(…)

Media Release | ANOTHER NAURU ATTEMPT 2

Refugee Action Coalition MEDIA RELEASE A 21 year-old Somali female refugee, Hadon, has set fire to herself on Nauru. She is presently at the Nauru hospital. The Refuge Action Coalition understands that an air ambulance has already been called to medivac Hadon to Australia. Witnesses say she is badly burned – saying all her clothes(…)