Janet Phillips

First Name: Janet
Last Name: Phillips
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21 March 2017

This guide provides current statistics on immigration detainees in Australia (onshore) since 1989/90.

7 February 2017

This paper provides a comparison of key Labor and Coalition asylum policies since 2001 when the Howard (Coalition) Government first introduced the practice of offshore processing to deal with...

18 January 2017

Permanent migrants enter Australia via one of two distinct programs—the Migration Program for skilled and family migrants or the Humanitarian Program for refugees and those in refugee-like...

17 January 2017

This quick guide covers humanitarian entrant estimates between 1947–48 and 1976–77 and Humanitarian Program visa grants since 1977–78.

22 June 2016

Provides a brief overview of Australia’s Working Holiday Maker program, sourced largely from the Department of Immigration and Border Protection’s reports, fact sheets and historic departmental...

24 November 2015

The prevalence and underlying causes of domestic violence are complex with the result that there is a great deal of confusion and misinformation reflected in the public debate. This paper provides...

17 September 2015

Provides an overview of several recent publications on issues affecting asylum seekers and refugees, both internationally and in Australia.

11 September 2015

Provides statistics on the number of asylum seeker boats that have arrived in Australia since 1976 and the number of boats that have been ‘turned back’ since the practice was introduced by the...

7 August 2015

This guide provides key internet links to information about skilled migration, family migration, temporary work visas, student visas, working holiday visas, population and multiculturalism.

26 March 2015

Provides a brief outline of the prevalence, risk factors and cost of domestic violence in Australia.