Compelling news from the refugee and migrant sector

Ukrainians holding firm as war enters third year

23 February 20240 comments

Ukrainian Australians and Ukrainians who have arrived here since the Russian invasion say they remain confident and resilient as the war in their homeland enters its third… Read Full Article

Refugee family’s journey to safety

5 February 20240 comments

As an archivist and technical officer with the Afghan Government Eshaq Yaqubi worked in a prestigious job just metres away from the office of the last elected… Read Full Article

Nature-loving refugee finds his place among the gum trees

24 January 20240 comments

The steamy jungles of the Thai-Burma border are a world away from the manicured lawns and parterre gardens of Melbourne’s Werribee Park Mansion.

But for young refugee Nay… Read Full Article

Migrant artist inspired by Australian flowers

11 January 20240 comments

A stunning art exhibition celebrating the ethereal symbolism of Australian native flowers is about to open in Melbourne.

The creator of the ‘Blossoms of Life’ exhibition at the… Read Full Article

Hope and achievement spring from the ashes of war

11 January 20240 comments

A South Sudanese refugee who endured a brutal civil war in her homeland and the tragic death of her young son has built a successful and impactful… Read Full Article

Humanitarian outlook makes for grim reading

11 January 20240 comments

In 2024 almost 300 million people will need humanitarian assistance and protection because of conflicts, climate emergencies and other events, according to a new United Nations Report.

The… Read Full Article

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Refugee academic now supporting other displaced people

28 February 20240 comments

Muqtader Yousafzai was the youngest Afghan to be awarded a full scholarship to study for a PhD. In 2020, he...

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Migrant’s community work honoured in Australia Day awards

28 February 20240 comments

Promoting multiculturalism and advocating for gender equality are twin passions for Florence Mauwa. And it was her work in...

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Afghanistan’s health system in crisis

28 February 20240 comments

Afghanistan’s public health system has been decimated by the withdrawal of foreign aid the Taliban’s abuses against...

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Climate driven migration a rising fear – report

28 February 20240 comments

Europeans are more worried about climate change-driven migration than the threat posed by Russia, according to a new...

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