Tag Archives: Refugee facts

A Human Face on Asylum Seekers

The global refugee crisis could not have come at a worse time for them given the current fears fuelled by the recent terrorist activity world-wide. Indeed, earlier this week, One Nation Leader Senator Pauline Hanson wrote to Prime Minister Malcolm … Continue reading

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Refugee Resettlement in Papua New Guinea

Tony Fedele has been a long time friend of our Passionist Community in Templestowe, Melbourne. His son, David Fedele, has become an independent documentary filmmaker, who recently traveled to city of Lae in Papua New Guinea, to witness first hand … Continue reading

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The Truth About Asylum Seekers

I attended a talk on Wednesday night by Jessie Taylor. Jessie is a barrister, refugee advocate, documentary maker and foster mother… At 27 Jessie travelled to Indonesia in 2009 for a documentary about the countless stories of refugees. There she … Continue reading

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Asylum in Australia

On the 10th of December, 1948, the UN General Assembly member countries voted in favour of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). Australia was one of them. Under the Declaration, people have the right to be treated with dignity. … Continue reading

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