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Refugee Alternatives: ‘Finding solutions to the challenge of global displacement’

Refugees, asylum seekers, organisations, institutions, refugee communities, academics, advocates and experts are coming from across the state, the country and the world for the 2018 Refugee Alternatives conference to be held for the first time ever in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia on 13-14 February Refugee Alternatives: improving practice, policy and public 2018 will focus on solutions to the global challenge of displacement that sees more than 22.5 million…

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Humanitarian crisis looms as Government collapses lifesaving support services for people seeking asylum

8 February 2018 8am   Around 12,000 people seeking asylum living in Australia are at risk of losing lifesaving services due to Government changes.   Status Resolution Support Services (SRSS) are a base line support safety net that often is not enough to make ends meet, but keeps people from complete destitution.   Government changes to SRSS impact case management, income support (89% of…

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