Refugee Council of Australia

Refugee stories

Camels walking against orange sky in Ethipia

Daniel’s story

Daniel was a teacher at a university in Ethiopia. He is now a permanent resident in Australia but his wife and children are still in Ethiopia.

Nazem’s story

This story was published as part of the Refugee Council of Australia’s previous campaign, Fair Go, supporting family reunion. After all these years, look at me and my situation now, I am an old lonely man, far...

Person in blue gown holding a walker

Aduc’s story

Aduc fled the civil war in Sudan to Ethiopia and then Kenya before coming to Australia, where she works as a nurse in Gosford.