The term 'genuine refugee' is thrown around often, yet few know the complicated process of how someone is deemed to be one.
After Australia announced a refugee deal with the US, Labor's Kate Ellis told Q&A that millions of dollars were spent on an earlier deal with Cambodia, yet very few lives were changed. Is that right?
Across Europe anti immigration political leaders are turning to Australia for inspiration on how to reduce the number of people seeking asylum in their countries.
A new policy to take refugees from Central America may be paving the way to solve the refugee problem on Manus Island and Nauru.