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Practical Options of Supporting and Sponsoring People Seeking Asylum and Refugees

Australia’s harsh and punitive policies towards people seeking protection have caused extreme hardship and suffering for these people, both for those who are currently in Australia and those who are in one of Australia’s offshore detention camps. Their situation has been made considerably worse by the COVID-19 pandemic as many of them have lost their … Continue reading Practical Options of Supporting and Sponsoring People Seeking Asylum and Refugees

Conducting Audits of Social Justice and Sustainability in your Parishes for Renewal in 2021

By Dr. Robbie Lloyd Knowing where to begin in rebuilding church, school and shared faith community life in 2021 may be daunting for many people. So much has happened, and we have all been literally “locked away” for so long, how and where do we begin finding our way back to community life together? One … Continue reading Conducting Audits of Social Justice and Sustainability in your Parishes for Renewal in 2021

AUSTRALIA’s NEIGHBOURS ATTEMPT TO HOLD US ACCOUNTABLE

by Ruth Moraes In January 2021, Australia underwent its third universal periodic review with the United Nations. The universal periodic review process is designed to keep member states accountable and point out deficiencies in their human rights instruments which they should aim to improve by their next review. There are a myriad of human rights … Continue reading AUSTRALIA’s NEIGHBOURS ATTEMPT TO HOLD US ACCOUNTABLE