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APRRN Annual Report 2017

It is our great pleasure to be able to present to you, our APRRN members, friends and supporters, our 2017 Annual Report. This annual report will present updates on our key pillars of work for the past year. This includes a … Continue reading

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Statement: APRRN Pays Tribute to Refugee Rights Champion Barbara Harrell-Bond

A PDF of the statement can be found here. 11 July 2018 Statement: APRRN Pays Tribute to Refugee Rights Champion Barbara Harrell-Bond The Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network (APRRN) is deeply saddened at the passing of Barbara Harrell-Bond, a powerful … Continue reading

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International Solidarity for Stranded Yemenis and other refugee populations in South Korea

For PDF version please click here. 2 July 2018   International Solidarity for Stranded Yemenis and other refugee populations in South Korea As a network committed to the advancement of refugee rights, the Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network (APRRN) urges … Continue reading

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Press Release: Legal Stay for Afghan Refugees in Pakistan Again Comes Down to the Wire

To view the PDF, please click here. For immediate release Legal Stay for Afghan Refugees in Pakistan Will Again Come Down to the Wire   Bangkok, 26 June 2018, 10:00: On 30 of June 2018, the government-issued Proof of Registration … Continue reading

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JUNE 2018 ISSUE

Welcome to APRRN’s second newsletter for 2018! As expected, the first half of 2018 has been a hotbed of activity. With the Global Compact on Migration on Global Compact on Refugees processing at a rapid pace, many of our members have … Continue reading

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APRRN Statement: Afghanistan Remains Unsuitable and Unsafe for Returning Refugees

To view the PDF version of this statement, please click here. 14 May 2018 APRRN Statement Afghanistan Remains Unsuitable and Unsafe for Returning Refugees The Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network (APRRN) continues to have serious concerns over the severe lack … Continue reading

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MARCH 2018 ISSUE

Welcome to APRRN’s first newsletter for 2018! We expect 2018 to be an incredibly busy year with numerous national, regional and international advocacy opportunities for our members. Please enjoy reading APRRN’s updates from the past few months and some of the key … Continue reading

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Applications Open: APRRN South Asia Short Course

APRRN South Asia Short Course We are pleased to announce that from 4-8 June APRRN will be hosting our first South Asia Short Course on Refugee Rights and Advocacy. Hosted in partnership with the Centre for Research in Social Sciences … Continue reading

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Open Letter to Prime Minister of Malaysia, the Hon. Najib Razak

For the PDF version of this Open Letter, please click here. 26 February 2018 The Hon. Mr Najib Razak Prime Minister of Malaysia Main Block, Perdana Putra Building, Federal Government Administrative Centre, 62502 Putrajaya MALAYSIA     . Dear Hon. … Continue reading

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PRESS RELEASE: Despite Global Refugee Crisis, Japan Accepts Only 20 Refugees in 2017

For the full PDF version, please click here. For immediate release Despite Global Refugee Crisis, Japan Accepts Only 20 Refugees in 2017 Bangkok, 16 February 2018, 14:30: On 13 February 2018, Japan’s Ministry of Justice released a preliminary press release … Continue reading

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