Refugee Action Collective (Vic)
11:30am March 10 | Rally for Refugees in Batman – Bring Them Here

11:30am March 10 | Rally for Refugees in Batman – Bring Them Here

When: 11:30am – 1:30pm 10th March 2018 Where: Northcote Town Hall Arts Centre, 189 High St Northcote VIC Facebook event here The Batman by-election is a chance to build a stronger refugee movement and put the ongoing cruelty of indefinite detention on Manus and Nauru into the national spotlight. Join RAC to “Paint Batman, Refugee”.(…)

Media Release Tamil Refugee Council 28/02 | DEPORTED TAMIL MAN HARASSED BY SECURITY FORCES IN SRI LANKA

DEPORTED TAMIL MAN HARASSED BY SECURITY FORCES IN SRI LANKA A former member of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE, or Tamil Tigers) deported under duress from Australia last week is being harassed and intimidated, along with his family, by the Sri Lankan state. Santharuban was handed over to Sri Lankan authorities at Bandaranaike(…)

MEDIA RELEASE 25/02 | MORE REFUGEES LEAVE NAURU TO BE RESETTLED, BUT TURNBULL KEEPS SILENT ABOUT PAINFULLY SLOW  DEAL

Refugee Action Coalition MEDIA RELEASE MORE REFUGEES LEAVE NAURU TO BE RESETTLED, BUT TURNBULL KEEPS SILENT ABOUT PAINFULLY SLOW  DEAL A group of 26 refugees, including three babies, are flying from Nauru today (Sunday, 25 February) to the US visa Fiji. (Photos attached) The twenty-six include two Sri Lankan families, but most of the refugees(…)