Refugee Action Collective (Vic)
6:30pm Mon 4 Mar | Public Forum: Stranded In Indonesia: Australia’s 14K Forgotten Refugees

6:30pm Mon 4 Mar | Public Forum: Stranded In Indonesia: Australia’s 14K Forgotten Refugees

When: 6:30-8:30pm, Monday 4th March 2019 Where: ANMF Vic Branch, 535 Elizabeth St, Melbourne Facebook event here Public Forum: Stranded In Indonesia: Australia’s 14K Forgotten Refugees – the reality of “regional processing A combination of Australia’s policy of turning back boats in 2013 and Tony Abbott’s 2014 ban on resettling UNHCR recognised refugees has seen(…)

TODAY 5pm Feb 11 | Snap Action: Back the Medical Transfer Bill, No Back-flips

TODAY 5pm Feb 11 | Snap Action: Back the Medical Transfer Bill, No Back-flips

When: 5-6pm, 11th February 2019 Where: State Library of Victoria, 328 Swanston St, Melbourne Back the Medical Transfer Bill Let doctors make medical decisions, not politicians Close Manus and Nauru Bring Them Here Journalists are reporting that Labor is wavering on the medical bill to transfer sick refugees from Nauru or Manus. Labor voted for(…)

MEDIA RELEASE 31/01 | NAURU ASYLUM SEEKER MEDIVACCED AFTER BASHING

An Iranian asylum seeker, brutally bashed by Nauruan locals on Tuesday, was medivacced to Australia yesterday, Wednesday, 23 January. Refugees who saw him said his condition¬† was “very bad”, with serious facial injuries. It is thought he may have suffered brain injuries. Although he was conscious, he was confused and incoherent. There is no information(…)