Urgent call to halt persecution of Rohingyas

Uniting Church in Australia President Stuart McMillan has urged the Australian Government to take a lead in efforts to end the brutal violence against the Rohingya people in Myanmar.

Rohingya protesters call for end of “genocide”

Members and supporters of the Rohingya community staged a passionate demonstration in central Melbourne on Thursday morning to highlight the “genocide” being committed against their people in Myanmar and cal

Trafficking report

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

Humanitarian crisis

Pressure is mounting on South East Asian authorities to address the growing humanitarian crisis of refugees and asylum seekers stranded in the Andaman Sea and Straits of Malacca.

Grim discovery shines a light on Rohingya

The recent discovery of at least 32 bodies in Thailand’s Songkhla province has highlighted the horrific plight of the Rohingya – an oppressed ethnic minority from Myanmar.

The price of freedom

Chutima Sidasathian and Alan Morison Sitting alongside a convicted murderer in an overcrowded Thai prison would seem an unlikely and altogether harrowing scenario for most people.

Sold into slavery: A call to action

Journalists Alan Morison and Chutima Sidasathian are being pursued by the Royal Thai Navy on defamation charges The synod’s Commission for Mission has requested Uniting Church members to engage in letter-writing to the T