In a globalised world, the credibility of the birthright lottery as grounds for excluding people from protection may be diminishing.
From a social media post that cracked open a decades-old abuse scandal in the UK and Australia, through to tracking asylum seekers, social media can be vital in breaking investigative news stories.
An implementation gap means Australian courts cannot directly enforce children's rights as protected in international law.
On Q&A, panellists duelled over the numbers of migrants Australia takes a year. Is it 200,000 or 800,000? How many permanent and how many temporary? Let's check the facts.
How do the media management strategies devised in haste 15 years ago affect how asylum seekers are portrayed today?
As the former UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Guterres could promote a more unified approach to helping the displaced.
Uncertainty and injustice have become the staple diet of the British asylum system.
Access to immigration and asylum tribunals is about to get a lot more costly.
More than 44% of Mexican women face violence in their homes. Some of them become asylum seekers in the United States.
Survey findings are typically considered in isolation in the media, with no understanding of context, of what is within and what is beyond the expected.
Theresa May's proposals for curbs on uncontrolled migration are both unimaginative and disingenuous.
Unless managed more effectively, forced migration will have permanent and intensifying negative impacts on countries across the globe.
A new policy to take refugees from Central America may be paving the way to solve the refugee problem on Manus Island and Nauru.
Public attitudes toward migration are a key driver of political instability and controversy across Europe and North America.
Turnbull can show leadership in the current talks in New York by driving an Asian regional solution to the global refugee crisis.
Should Australia stick with its current model of state-controlled refugee resettlement schemes? Or are there other models we can learn from?
While the debate around Section 18C has raged, a host of other laws that impinge on freedom of speech have been quietly introduced.
The Senate has set up an inquiry into the treatment of asylum seekers and refugees on Nauru and Manus Island, to report by late March next year.
Syrians are the latest high profile refugees to arrive on British shores – what can history tell us about their prospects?
Successive Australian governments have dehumanised refugees and kept Australians in the dark about what really goes on in the offshore detention centres on Nauru and Manus Island.