Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

About

Posts by :

Broadmeadows Rally in solidarity with the National Convergence

Sunday, April 28 @ 1pm / Meet Corner Camp Rd and Hume Hwy, Broadmeadows (Hungary Jacks carpark) Close Manus, Close Nauru End Mandatory Detention- not MITA extension Justice for ASIO refugees Don’t Deport to Danger. – Over 5,000 asylum seekers are currently detained in detention centres across the country, inc hundreds of children. – Hundreds(…)

Call out for messages of support to hunger strikers

Refugees in the Broadmeadows Detention Centre, MITA (Melbourne Immigration Transit Accommodation) are currently on hunger strike in a desperate attempt for people to recognise their humanity and to ask the government for their immediate release. Beginning as a hunger strike of 28, some of them have been taken to hospital, fainted and have said they(…)

Candlelight vigil in solidarity hunger strikers on Nauru

Organised by the Refugee Advocacy Network Friday, November 30 @ 7pm / City Square, corner of Swanston and Collins Streets, Melbourne The Australian government has dumped asylum seekers on Nauru in intolerable conditions, but they are the responsibility of Australia, not Nauru. Omid an Iranian man has been on hunger strike for over 30 days(…)