Refugee Council of Australia

Puran’s story

This story was published as part of the Refugee Council of Australia’s previous campaign, ‘Fair Go’. The hardest time of year is Dipawali, which is an important festival celebrated especially between...

Yuol’s story

Yuol grew up in the Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya, before coming to Australia and starting his own youth organisation.

Burundi flag painted on wall

Jean’s story

Jean left the conflict in Burundi alone as a young man and came to Australia from a refugee camp in Tanzania.