Rohingya songs and drawings are a form of resistance against the persecutions they face in Myanmar and in Bangladesh.
Female genital mutilation is largely hidden in Australia and other high-income countries. But the United Nations says it is a global concern – and our research found it does affect girls here.
Post-WWII Britain welcomed child refugees with open arms. Now they are put in camps and treated with contempt.
Among the Syrian refugee population it is estimated that there are 2,000 university professionals and 100,000 university qualified students.
The plan is part of a wider trend to outsource and offshore immigration controls.
A short history of legal challenges to immigrant detention practices in the U.S. may shed light on what's to come for the new administration.
Abuses on Rohingyas have reached new height but neither Myanmar nor neighbouring Bangladesh are taking responsibilities to grant basic human rights to this population.
Australian and American leaders over the years have, from time to time, disagreed or said things to cause embarrassment. But, for the most part, such disagreements have been kept out of the limelight.
Joe Hockey has met Donald Trump's chief-of-staff Reince Priebus and chief strategist Steve Bannon at the White House.
Europe is also building walls.
Malcolm Turnbull should walk away from the deal he struck for the US to take refugees from Nauru and Manus Island.
Filmmakers sympathetic to the plight of Mexican and Central American migrants are using their films to counter the fug of misinformation.
The US embassy in Canberra has been forced to reaffirm that Donald Trump's undertaking to honour the refugee deal stands.
A constitutional scholar considers the legal arguments that could undo Trump's executive order barring travel by residents of seven Muslim majority countries.
The UK welcomes a woeful amount of Syrian refugees.
The rules are pretty clear – and really crucial reading for anyone drafting, say, an executive order.
What Trump's immigration order means for three million refugees in Turkey
This isn't the first time the US has banned people based on nationality. History shows these exclusions have put our national security at risk and caused rifts with foreign allies.
A scholar quotes Biblical passages to show how the text affirms – strongly and unequivocally – the obligation to treat strangers with dignity and hospitality.
The US resettlement program has long had strong bipartisan support. It is also critical to global resettlement efforts: the US takes in by far the most resettled refugees of any country.