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    13 Sep 2016
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    Via: The United Nations The UN General Assembly will host a high-level summit to address large movements of refugees and migrants, with the aim of bringing countries together behind a more humane and coordinated approach. This is the first time the General Assembly has called for a summit at the Heads of State and Government level on large movements...
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    03 May 2016
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    Via – Deutsche Welle – April 28, 2016 UN chief Ban Ki-moon has criticized the ‘increasingly restrictive’ refugee policies imposed by EU nations. On Wednesday, politicians in Austria further tightened asylum restrictions.     Though he didn’t name names, Ban Ki-moon pulled no punches when addressing Austria’s parliament a day after lawmakers restricted asylum rights with a 98-67 vote....
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    03 May 2016
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    May 2, 2016 Via – foreignpolicy.com by MARK ISAACS Canberra’s decision to offshore asylum seekers in inhumane facilities in Papua New Guinea and Nauru isn’t an accident. It’s exactly the intention. On April 26, the Supreme Court of Papua New Guinea handed down a long-awaited verdict in a case concerning the legality of Australia’s immigration detention center on Manus...
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    02 May 2016
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    Via The Guardian Sunday 1 May 2016 20.11 BST There are an estimated 26,000 child refugees in Europe as a result of recent international crises. Many are living in conditions of absolute desperation – hungry, cold, scared and, according to Europol, increasingly exposed to trafficking and sexual exploitation. We were therefore extremely disappointed that a proposal to accept 3,000...
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  • 13 Sep 2016
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    Via: The United Nations The UN General Assembly will host a high-level summit to address large movements of refugees and migrants, with the aim of bringing countries together behind a more humane and coordinated approach. This is the first time the General Assembly has called for a summit at the Heads of State and Government level on large movements...
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  • 03 May 2016
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    Via – Deutsche Welle – April 28, 2016 UN chief Ban Ki-moon has criticized the ‘increasingly restrictive’ refugee policies imposed by EU nations. On Wednesday, politicians in Austria further tightened asylum restrictions.     Though he didn’t name names, Ban Ki-moon pulled no punches when addressing Austria’s parliament a day after lawmakers restricted asylum rights with a 98-67 vote....
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  • 03 May 2016
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    May 2, 2016 Via – foreignpolicy.com by MARK ISAACS Canberra’s decision to offshore asylum seekers in inhumane facilities in Papua New Guinea and Nauru isn’t an accident. It’s exactly the intention. On April 26, the Supreme Court of Papua New Guinea handed down a long-awaited verdict in a case concerning the legality of Australia’s immigration detention center on Manus...
    Read More
  • 02 May 2016
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    Via The Guardian Sunday 1 May 2016 20.11 BST There are an estimated 26,000 child refugees in Europe as a result of recent international crises. Many are living in conditions of absolute desperation – hungry, cold, scared and, according to Europol, increasingly exposed to trafficking and sexual exploitation. We were therefore extremely disappointed that a proposal to accept 3,000...
    Read More