24 January 2017

Regional Focus: Australia

Australia's Humanitarian Program: A Quick Guide to the Statistics since 1947 (Parliamentary Library of Australia, updated Jan. 2017) [text via ReliefWeb]

Banning Refugees from Australia: Not Targeting Those Preying on the Vulnerable – Just Preying on the Vulnerable (Oxford Human Rights Hub Blog, Dec. 2016) [text]

"Controlling Irregular Migration in the Asia-Pacific: Is Australia Acting against its Own Interests?,"  Asia & the Pacific Policy Studies, vol. 4, no. 1 (Jan. 2017) [open access]
- Note: This is a gold OA journal.

Migration to Australia: A Quick Guide to the Statistics (Parliamentary Library of Australia, updated Jan. 2017) [text via APO]

Offshore Processing Centres in Nauru and Papua New Guinea: Contract Management of Garrison Support and Welfare Services (Australian National Audit Office, Jan. 2017) [text via APO]
- See also related SBS news article and the Immigration Dept.'s response.

"Rights and Queues: On Distributive Contests in the Modern State," Columbia Journal of Transnational Law, vol. 55, no. 1 (2016) [full-text]
- Includes discussion of right to asylum in Australia.

"US Officials Visit Manus Island as Australia's Refugee Deal Set to Proceed," The Guardian, 22 Jan. 2017 [text]

Vulnerability of Displacement: Challenges for Integrating Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Host Communities, Paper presented at OzCHI 2016: 28th Australian Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, Launceston, Tasmania, 29 Nov.- 2 Dec. 2016 [text]  

Young Newly Arrived Migrants and Refugees in Australia: Using Digital Storytelling Practices to Capture Settlement Experiences and Social Cohesion (Western Sydney Univ., April 2016) [text]

Related post:
- Regional Focus: Australia (6 Jan. 2017)

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