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Former Refugee Atem Dau Atem to Represent Australia at UN

The 2017 John Gibson Refugee Community Leadership Grant, which supports an individual of refugee background to carry out advocacy at the United Nations in Geneva, has been awarded to Atem Atem, an Australian of South Sudanese heritage and a…

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Australia’s response to a world in crisis

It has been a dramatic year for refugees in Australia and in the world. Hear the voices and views of hundreds of individuals and organisations from across Australia: people from refugee backgrounds, people seeking asylum and the many brave and committed communities and organisations supporting them.


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Total number of
displaced persons
(21.3 million Refugees)

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Number of refugees
resettled or recognised
in Australia

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Proportion of world’s
refugees protected
by Australia in 2015

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Country hosting the
most refugees: Turkey


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