Liz Curran


Forgotten People - Asylum in Australia

This paper by Liz Curran examines the position of those refugees who have been classified as "temporary protection visa refugees" and will also very briefly examine the current position in relation to a small group of asylum seekers who live in the community and are...

Hordes or Human Beings? - A Discussion of Some of the Problems Surrounding Australia's Response to Asylum Seekers and Possible Solutions to those Problems

Resolving the issues in the granting of refugee status and the treatment of refugees and asylum seekers is by no means easy. This paper examines the attitude of Australia towards refugees by giving a brief historical context, examining the relevant international human rights conventions, the...