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MEDIA RELEASE – Refugee Council welcomes MPs’ call to move refugee children from Nauru

MEDIA RELEASE 16 October 2018 The Refugee Council of Australia welcomes today’s news that three federal Liberal MPs have publicly urged Prime Minister Scott Morrison to bring all the refugee and asylum seeker children and their families from Nauru…

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Wentworth candidates call for evacuation of refugee kids from Nauru

MEDIA RELEASE Monday 15 October 2018   Leading Independent and minor party candidates united to call for the evacuation of refugee kids and their families from Nauru at a major by-election forum in Wentworth last night.   Four candidates…

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Total number of displaced persons worldwide (25.4 million refugees) 2017

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Number of refugees
resettled or recognised
in Australia

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Proportion of people seeking asylum
recognised by Australia in 2017

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Country hosting the
most refugees: Turkey