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August 9, 2019

Pope Francis: Free women from the slavery of prostitution

Pope Francis contributes the preface to a new book on human trafficking, entitled “Women crucified. The shame of human trafficking as told from the street”. By […]
August 8, 2019

Migrants and refugees bring energy and dynamism, says Bishop Vincent Long at Brisbane conference

PARRAMATTA Bishop Vincent Long has praised the contribution of waves of refugees and migrants to Australia during a seminar in Brisbane marking the start of a […]
August 5, 2019

The harsh reality of onshore immigration detention in Australia

“Rules for visitors have become stricter, procedures more onerous and conditions for visits less welcoming. Changes appear to be designed to deter visits. I believe they […]
July 24, 2019

Family separation and family reunion for refugees: The issues

Denial of family reunion for people who arrived by boat One of the most pressing issues raised consistently during RCOA’s annual consultations was the policy of […]
July 24, 2019

Cutting the safety net: New ASRC report on crisis of hunger and homelessness

Cutting the safety net: New ASRC report on crisis of hunger and homelessness A new report: Cutting the Safety Net by The Asylum Seeker Resource Centre (ASRC) exposes […]
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