Media reports about refugees and asylum seekers
Please note: some of the older links to news stories may be broken.
November 2021 media
Afghan Hazara refugees stuck in SHEV limbo while families face nightmare in Afghanistan (ABC) Nov 29 A safe haven: refugee builders are being helped to a job by one of their own (The Guardian) Nov 28 ‘This is a torture hotel’: Inside the Park Hotel outbreak (The Saturday Paper) Nov 27 $paywall Partners and families … Continue reading November 2021 media
October 2021 media
Concerns over Park Hotel asylum seeker Covid-19 outbreak in Melbourne as numbers grow (news.com.au) 25 October COVID-19 outbreak in asylum seeker hotel is a national scandal (The Age) 25 October Officials concerned for asylum seekers’ safety amid growing COVID-19 cluster at Park Hotel (The Age) 24 October Shepparton’s Nabi Baqiri on a mission to bring … Continue reading October 2021 media
September 2021 media
Australia’s immigration centre vaccination rates ‘appalling’ (SBS) 25 September ‘Over the moon’: 10 Afghan orphans start new life in Australia but fear for others still trying to flee (The Guardian) 25 September The volunteers supporting Afghan arrivals amid calls to end visa uncertainty (SBS) 24 September Australia signs new agreement with Nauru to continue offshore … Continue reading September 2021 media