In 2015, only 0.48 percent of the world’s refugees were protected in Australia.
1 day ago · Australia has stopped publishing data on the number of refugees held in the centres. Local media and refugee advocates estimate close to 1,000 people are currently held.
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About asylum seekers and refugees in Australia As at 30 June 2014, there were 3,624 people in immigration detention facilities and 3,007 people in community detention in Australia.  Thirty-nine per cent (2,547) were detained in facilities on the mainland, 45 per cent were in community detention (3,007) and 16 per cent were held on Christmas Island (1,077).
Feb 03, 2019 · Australia Says Last Refugee Children Held on Nauru Will Go to U.S. Image. Asylum seekers on the Pacific island of Nauru in September. It is one of two camps where refugees and asylum seekers were
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Australia’s current community sponsorship program aims to allow groups and individuals to provide refugees with employment prospects and support them in their settlement journey. But right now the process has a very high application cost, making it difficult for average Australians to help.
Feb 01, 2017 · A landmark deal to settle refugees detained by Australia in the US is on shaky ground following reports of a contentious phone call between Prime …
Canberra has set up transit centres elsewhere on Manus Island. But many refugees and asylum seekers are resisting efforts to be moved there, saying they do not feel safe in the local community. Australia is not prepared to accept the more than 700 men still on the island. Up to 1,250 refugees in PNG
Thousands of refugees have sought asylum in Australia over the past decade, with the main forces driving movement being war, civil unrest and persecution. The annual refugee quota is …