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NEW ZEALAND: Report outlines distrust, claims of bullying, in refugee decision process

Distrust and disrespect, delays and allegations of discrimination and bullying are outlined in an independent report into the decision-making process for asylum-seekers. The review paints a picture of relationships between some lawyers and staff at the Refugee Status Branch breaking … Continue reading

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Survey: South Koreans Oppose a More Open Refugee Policy

By Timothy S. Rich, Kaitlyn Bison, and Aleksandra Kozovic South Korea has not traditionally been a destination for displaced persons. Most refugee arrivals are North Koreans, who numbered 1,047 in 2019. They are automatically granted South Korean citizenship and services … Continue reading

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Bangladesh: Have you ever walked a mile in their shoes?

Despite widespread documentation of Rohingya dissatisfaction with available health services, problems continue to be reported in the relationship of trust between affected communities and humanitarians. Since mid-March, community-based research reflected in the COVID-19 Explained series has uncovered a wide-spread and … Continue reading

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APRRN Research Report: Positive Practices in Refugee Protection in the Asia Pacific Region

Positive Practices in Refugee Protection in the Asia Pacific Region, is a research project conducted by the Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network (APRRN), and generously funded by its member organisation Act for Peace. As a network organisation spanning 26 countries … Continue reading

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