Julian Burnside on asylum seekers in Australia

On Sunday 1 November, the Outer Eastern Asylum Seeker Support Network will host prominent human rights activist Julian Burnside for a public forum to discuss issues around refugees and asylum seekers in an Australian con

Uniting Church supports Syrian refugees

The Australian Government’s decision to increase Australia’s refugee intake by 12,000 has galvanised advocacy groups and community members into action.

Syrian family finds refuge in Germany

The photo of Syrian refugee Laith Majid crying tears of relief as his family reached the shores of Greece touched the hearts of millions around the world.

Trafficking report

The latest Trafficking in Persons Report has renewed the focus on international efforts to combat human trafficking and modern-day slavery.

Shelter from the storm

The Uniting Church’s National Assembly has adopted a new refugee and asylum seeker policy titled Shelter from the Storm.