Refugee Action Collective (Vic)
Christmas refugee message from Victorian Trades Hall Council

Christmas refugee message from Victorian Trades Hall Council

http://www.weareunion.org.au/christmas_island The Victorian Trades Hall Council supports the just and fair treatment of asylum seekers who look to Australia for protection. The VTHC acknowledges that seeking asylum is a human right and that many unionists have had to seek asylum from violent governments. Those who seek asylum should not be processed offshore and should be(…)

Media release – Dec 3, 2013 – TPV Senate vote is victory for refugees – permanent processing must begin

TPV Senate vote is victory for refugees  – permanent processing must begin   In a win for refugees, the Labor has backed a Greens motion to disallow Temporary Protection Visas (TPV’s).     “TPVs are cruel and unnecessary punishment for seeking asylum, they leave refugees in limbo, making it hard for them to find work, or establish(…)

Audio – RAC Forum on The Nighmare of Offshore Detention mp3

Audio – RAC Forum on The Nighmare of Offshore Detention mp3

http://rac-vic.org/wp-admin/post.php?post=934&action=edit# RAC Public Meeting held on 25/11/2013 Speakers: Aoife Reddy (Former Salvo worker on Nauru) Hayley Byrnes (Former teacher on Manus Island) Mohammad Baqiri (Refugee detained on Nauru under John Howard) Eliot Hoving (Refugee Action Collective)