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Refugees and my country Maria Stavropoulou TEDxAcademy 2014

Veröffentlicht am 13.10.2014 This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Maria Stavropoulou talks about immigra...
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Port Moresby governor calls on PNG not to ‘act like Australians’ on Manus

Port Moresby governor calls on PNG not to ‘act like Australians’ on Manus | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
Powes Parkop decries as 'repugnant' the detention of asylum seekers in a 'near prison-like environment'
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Europe's boat people

Europe's boat people | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
THE SMUGGLING of people across the Mediterranean is not new; nor are the losses at sea that come with it. But the trade has vastly expanded over the past few years...
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Is Australia pulling its weight when it comes to the resettlement of Syrian refugees?

Is Australia pulling its weight when it comes to the resettlement of Syrian refugees? | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
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Fact file: How does Australia's refugee intake compare?

Fact file: How does Australia's refugee intake compare? | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
How does Australia's refugee intake really stack up? ABC Fact Check investigates.
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Explained: Australia's refugee intake plan

Explained: Australia's refugee intake plan | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
The Federal Government will accept 12,000 extra refugees affected by conflict in Syria and Iraq, but who will come to Australia and is the country prepared?
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World Vision Australia

World Vision Australia | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
World Vision are dedicated to working with children, families, and communities to overcome poverty and injustice
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PM says don't reward people smugglers - 9news.com.au

PM says don't reward people smugglers - 9news.com.au | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says to fill the 12,000 new refugee places, Australia will be looking for those who haven't used people smugglers.
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Choosing Australia's Refugees: Should All Syrian Asylum Seekers Be Treated ... - Huffington Post Australia (blog)

Choosing Australia's Refugees: Should All Syrian Asylum Seekers Be Treated ... - Huffington Post Australia (blog) | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
CANBERRA – What’s the difference between the Syrian asylum seekers waiting in refugee camps in the Middle East and those waiting for processing in Australia’s detention centre on Nau
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Turning back refugee boats saves lives - as Australia found out - Spectator.co.uk

Turning back refugee boats saves lives - as Australia found out - Spectator.co.uk | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
 Sydney Most ordinary Australians are shocked that our immensely civilised country is reviled in polite society here and abroad, when the world has so many blatant human rights abusers.
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Syrian refugees: Abbott shows he can change, listen and learn - The Age

Syrian refugees: Abbott shows he can change, listen and learn - The Age | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
Labor’s role in Abbott’s policy shift should not be overlooked.
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How Syria changed the refugee debate - The Saturday Paper (subscription)

How Syria changed the refugee debate - The Saturday Paper (subscription) | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
The extraordinary crisis in Europe has thoroughly reshaped the language and terms of the refugee debate in Australia.
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Syrian refugees talk about their emigration reasons to Europe (IML TV) 2015.

ISLAM - MY LIFE ----- ISLAM - MOJ ŽIVOT.
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Humanitarian Situation Worsens in Greece as Refugee Numbers Rise

The humanitarian situation is worsening on the border between Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, where between 13,000-14,000 people, mostl...
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Australia's foreign policy and refugee resettlement - The Interpreter

Australia's foreign policy and refugee resettlement - The Interpreter | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
The way that states respond to refugees has always been shaped by various political and strategic interests. This is not to diminish their humanitarian motivations, but to say that these are underpinned by broader priorities.
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Australia ups its Syrian refugee intake – but what about its own backyard?

Australia ups its Syrian refugee intake – but what about its own backyard? | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
Australia should not reserve its help for those fleeing conflict in distant wars. Its first duty should be to those who face death and persecution in its own region.
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Syrian refugee crisis: We're failing to do our part

Syrian refugee crisis: We're failing to do our part | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
While the Opposition has called for a one-off lift to Australia's refugee intake, the Prime Minister hasn't budged. No matter which way you cut it, Australia isn't stepping up to the plate.
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Syrian refugee crisis: This is about humanity, not religion

Syrian refugee crisis: This is about humanity, not religion | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
The fact that the Government would pause in light of such a visceral tragedy to suggest that Australia should prioritise Christian refugees from Syria speaks volumes.
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Wave of Syrian refugees will make Australia better, MPs say

Wave of Syrian refugees will make Australia better, MPs say | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
MPs say the new wave of 12,000 Syrian refugees could have a lasting, positive impact on Australian society like other major migrant groups.
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New York Times blasts Australia's treatment of asylum seekers

New York Times blasts Australia's treatment of asylum seekers | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
The New York Times has published an opinion piece eviscerating Australia's treatment of asylum seekers, describing the government's immigration policy as "brutal", "unconscionable", and "ruthlessly effective".
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The refugee crisis: 9 questions you were too embarrassed to ask - Vox

Why is this happening now? Why won't Europe take more? How did things get so bad in Syria?
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Australian PM Tony Abbott encouraged after vow to boost Syrian refugee numbers - Stuff.co.nz

Australian PM Tony Abbott encouraged after vow to boost Syrian refugee numbers - Stuff.co.nz | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
Feedback to the decision to accept an additional 12,000 refugees from Syria has been 'generous', says Australian PM Tony Abbott.
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The big myth about refugees - Washington Post (blog)

The big myth about refugees - Washington Post (blog) | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
Refugees can be an investment, rather than a burden
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Syria's Refugee Crisis in Numbers

Syria's Refugee Crisis in Numbers | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
More than 4 million refugees from Syria (95%) are in just five countries Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq and Egypt. Gulf countries including Qatar, United Arab
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'Its shameful that even Israel debated taking refugees' - Ynetnews

'Its shameful that even Israel debated taking refugees' - Ynetnews | Asylum Seekers and Refugees | Scoop.it
News: Faced with mounting criticism over their refusal to accept refugees, the Gulf monarchies have launched a campaign to combat the claims, saying that they have donated millions and accepted vast numbers of Syrians as migrants.
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