Tag Archives: Australia

Vacancy: Senior Research Associate

The Andrew & Renata Kaldor Centre for International Refugee Law at UNSW Law is seeking to appoint a Senior Research Associate.  The Senior Research Associate will undertake independent, original research in international, comparative and Australian refugee law. The successful applicant … Continue reading

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One asylum seeker killed and many hurt in violence at Pacific Solution camp

news article During a riot in a detention camp in Papua New Guinea, one asylum seeker was killed and at least 77 were injured. Accounts as to what caused the riot differ; Australian authorities claim the violence began when detainees … Continue reading

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New centre specialising in international refugee law

The Andrew & Renata Kaldor Centre for International Refugee Law is a new research centre at Faculty of Law of the University of New South Wales (UNSW). The Centre has been established through the generosity of Andrew Kaldor and Renata … Continue reading

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Australia implements new policy on asylum seekers

News article Newly elected Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has launched his policy on asylum seekers arriving in Australia by boat. From now on, they will be towed back to Indonesia by the navy when it is safe to do … Continue reading

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