#Refugee #infographic #AusPol

Felicity's Notes: Another example of good visual illustration to explain the reality of the Australian refugee "crisis"

Shocking reality: a record 33.3 million people were internally displaced in 2013 due to conflict and violence. A new report by the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) of the Norwegian Refugee Council shows that 63 per cent of these IDPs were just from five countries: Syria, Colombia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Nigeria and Sudan. Read more here: http://www.unhcr.org/537334d0427.html

Norwegian Refugee Council - Internal Displacement - A record million now displaced by war worldwide

This beautiful coffee painting is by Mohammad, a Rohingya muslim refugee from Myanmar who spent 4 years in Australian detention centres.

This beautiful coffee painting is by Mohammad, a Rohingya muslim refugee from Myanmar who spent 4 years in Australian detention centres.

This beautiful coffee painting is by Mohammad, a Rohingya muslim refugee from Myanmar who spent 4 years in Australian detention centres.

This beautiful coffee painting is by Mohammad, a Rohingya muslim refugee from Myanmar who spent 4 years in Australian detention centres. Thanks Matthew for sharing this.

Half of Syria's 2.8 million refugees are children.

Half of Syria's million refugees are children.

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Ex-Immigration officer: is there asylum seeker blood on my hands? | Crikey

Christmas Island asylum seekers attempt poisoning- Abbott government treatment of the vulnerable an international and humanitarian disgrace

Thanks to your help, Oxfam has reached 263,000 people in #SouthSudan with aid in the past 6 months. However, we are struggling to reach more people, as funding is drying up: http://www.oxfam.org/en/pressroom/pressrelease/2014-07-09/aid-effort-avert-south-sudan-famine-jeopardy

Thanks to your help, Oxfam has reached 263,000 people in #SouthSudan with aid in the past 6 months. However, we are struggling to reach more people, as funding is drying up: http://www.oxfam.org/en/pressroom/pressrelease/2014-07-09/aid-effort-avert-south-sudan-famine-jeopardy

Have Mercy @ScottMorrisonMP! Febrina, is just a kid! #asylumseekers http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/father-pleads-with-scott-morrison-to-reveal-fate-of-his-threeyearold-daughter-on-missing-boat-20140707-zszbv.html#ixzz36r6D4SVZ … #Auspol pic.twitter.com/n2M4J6fHSV

Have Mercy @ScottMorrisonMP! Febrina, is just a kid! #asylumseekers http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/father-pleads-with-scott-morrison-to-reveal-fate-of-his-threeyearold-daughter-on-missing-boat-20140707-zszbv.html#ixzz36r6D4SVZ … #Auspol pic.twitter.com/n2M4J6fHSV

Asylum seeker children in detention: Why the church has a duty to speak up

Julia Baird: Submission is a fraught mixed message for the church

Open letter on the Border Force Act: 'We challenge the department to prosecute' | Australia news | The Guardian

Open letter on the Border Force Act: 'We challenge the department to prosecute'

Manus Island detention centre guard 'found beaten and drowned' Papua New Guinean employee of Wilson Security allegedly murdered on Friday night, while another guard reportedly had his hand cut off in a machete attack on Saturday

One woman's story of how she fostered an Afghani boy of 14. She herself is only 27.

"I fostered a 14-year-old refugee when I was 27."

"What fostering a refugee from Afghanistan taught me." One woman's story of how she fostered an Afghani boy of She herself is only

The Refugee Art Project - #NGO working with #refugees in #Australia - great work and range of activities. #COMD5000

The Refugee Art Project - working with in - great work and range of activities.

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