Campaigns and Petitions
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GetUp is an independent, grass-roots community advocacy organisation giving everyday Australians opportunities to get involved and hold politicians accountable on important issues.
GetUp!’s campaign, End the Myths on Asylum Seekers: click here.
Amnesty International Australia
Amnesty International is a worldwide movement of people campaigning to protect human rights. We have a vision of a world in which every person enjoys all of the rights stated in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international human rights standards. Amnesty campaign on refugee human rights: click here.
A Just Australia
The A Just Australia campaign is managed by the Refugee Council of Australia. The core mission of the campaign is to campaign for positive changes to government policy on refugee and asylum seekers. click here.
Refugee Action Collective
The Refugee Action Collective in Brisbane is a broad group of concerned people from all walks of life dedicated to fighting for the rights of refugees and asylum seekers, and for the reform of Australia’’s immigration policies. The main purpose of RAC is to uphold the right of asylum in Australia and to inform and mobilise people to challenge government policy and legislation which adds to the suffering of refugees and asylum seekers. click here
Posted on 22/7/2013
Last Friday Kevin Rudd announced a policy that would ban all refugees who arrive by boat from ever settling in Australia. Instead they would be settled in Papua-New Guinea.
Posted on 14/7/2013
Want to provide practical assistance and donations to asylum seekers and refugees?
Posted on 13/6/2013
Refugees are welcome. Demand humane reform.
Posted on 26/5/2013
All refugee supporters are welcome to help plan the 2013 World Refugee Day rally.
Posted on 16/5/2013
The fourth planning meeting for the 2013 World Refugee Day rally will be held at 6.30pm, Wednesday 22nd May, at 2nd floor, TLC Building, 16 Peel St, South Brisbane.
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