Refugee Action Collective (Vic)

Media Release

1pm 17 April | Protest Manus Shooting – Bring Them Here Now

1pm 17 April | Protest Manus Shooting – Bring Them Here Now 0

When: 1-3pm 17th April Where: State Library Close Manus, Close Nauru – Bring Them Here Now The shooting incident on Good Friday is a shocking reminder of the dangerous situation that exists on Manus Island for around 1000 refugees and asylum seekers that Australia still holds there. At least 100 shots were fired, including into(…)

MEDIA RELEASE  | REFUGEE ACTIVISTS ACTION TO PREVENT DEPORTATION FROM VILLAWOOD

MEDIA RELEASE | REFUGEE ACTIVISTS ACTION TO PREVENT DEPORTATION FROM VILLAWOOD 0

Refugee Action Coalition MEDIA RELEASE REFUGEE ACTIVISTS ACTION TO PREVENT DEPORTATION FROM VILLAWOOD Refugee activists have gathered outside Villawood Detention Centre to try and prevent the deportation of a 60 year-old Iraqi man, ‘Saeed’, who came to Australia in 2012.   Saeed, from a religious minority in Iraq, faces persecution if he is forced to(…)

Minister Must Stop Playing Politics With Erfan’s Arm 0

Refugee Action Coalition- MEDIA RELEASE- MINISTER MUST STOP PLAYING POLITICS WITH ERFAN’S ARM. Refugee advocates are maintaining their call for the Immigration Minister to bring the 11 year-old Iranian refugee from Nauru to Australia for an urgent operation to reset his broken arm. Having dropped India, the latest proposal is for the government to send(…)