Refugee Council of Australia

Offshore detention policy leaves 1000 refugees with no solution after 11 years 

18 July 2024 The Australian Government’s failure to find solutions for more than 1000 refugees sent to offshore detention in 2013 and 2014 must prompt urgent rethinking of its offshore processing policy, the...

2024 NSW Humanitarian Award Winners Unveiled

2024 NSW Humanitarian Award Winners Unveiled The NSW Service for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma Survivors (STARTTS) and the Refugee Council of Australia (RCOA) are delighted to announce...

Refugees Protected in Australia at 7-Year High, UNHCR Data Shows

The number of refugees granted protection or resettlement in Australia in 2023 reached its second highest level in more than 40 years, the Refugee Council of Australia’s analysis of data from UNHCR’s new...

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2024 NSW Humanitarian Award Winners Unveiled

2024 NSW Humanitarian Award Winners Unveiled The NSW Service for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma Survivors (STARTTS) and the Refugee Council of Australia (RCOA) are delighted to announce the...

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Your Voice: Autumn 2024 newsletter

In this edition of Your Voice, read about our National Refugee Ambassadors, another successful Refugee Week, and refugees who remain separated from family despite their new permanent visas.

Your Voice: Spring 2023 newsletter

In this edition of Your Voice, read about our National Refugee Ambassadors, another successful Refugee Week, and refugees who remain separated from family despite their new permanent visas.