Recently we had an enlightening talk from Nick from the Irish Refugee Council. He explained to us the process that refugees have to go through in Ireland. 218 more words
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On Sunday 23 February, more than 20,000 Australians turned out across the country and around the world to spread light during a dark time in Australian history. 43 more words
Today’s #365grateful letter is more of an activist “Close the Detention Centres” letter to Australia’s Minister for Immigration, Scott Morrison. I’m grateful to have been part of a candlelight vigil, with over 15,000 Australians tonight. 260 more words
I honestly didn’t know which to choose in today’s 365 grateful post. I realised that I have been posting recently a lot of “food related” posts, so I didn’t know if I wanted to post yet another photo of yet another meal (but quick note, yummy pizza is yummy. 283 more words
Refugee advocate Ian Rintoul on the current situation at the Manus Island immigration detention centre
Refugee advocate Ian Rintoul on the current situation at the Manus Island immigration detention centre.
I am very fortunate to be given this opportunity to work with refugees in Kenya this summer. It was one of those things I had been dreaming about for quite some times to someday go back to the country that hosted me as the refugee over decade ago and be a witness to the new beginning for many refugees who are anxiously waiting to learn about their new adoptive countries. 888 more words