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Elibritt Karlsen

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Research report

18 Sep 2017

This research paper provides an overview of significant developments in refugee law and policy during the period 18 September 2013 to 2 July 2016 (the Coalition Government’s first term in office).

Guide

12 Oct 2015

This guide contains statistics on the number of asylum seekers at Offshore Processing Centres, the number who are children, the number who are found to refugees, and more.

Introduction

On 8 February 2008, some seven months after Kevin Rudd was sworn in...

Research report

3 Feb 2015

This paper outlines Australia's refugee resettlement program, and the various legal and political questions surrounding it.

What is a refugee?

The 1951 Convention relating to the Status of Refugees (the 1951 Refugee Convention) is the key international legal document defining who is...

Research report

25 Sep 2014

Introduction: This Research paper provides a snap-shot of significant developments in refugee law and policy during the period 2012 to August 2013 when the 43rd Parliament was prorogued and the House of Representatives dissolved for a general election.

The commencement of 2012 saw...

Research report

12 Apr 2012

This background note provides a snap-shot of significant developments in refugee law and policy during the period September 2010 to the end of December 2011.

On 14 September 2010, Julia Gillard was re-sworn in as Australia’s 27 th Prime Minister following the 21 August...

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