Archive for January, 2017

a new director has been appointed at Jesuit Refugee Service Australia

Carolina Gottardo appointed country director of Jesuit Refugee Service Australia

31st January 2017

The Jesuit Refugee Service Australia (JRS) is delighted to announce the appointment of Ms Carolina Gottardo as Country Director.

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Seeking an applicant to be a humanitarian hub coordinator

We’re looking for a humanitarian hub coordinator!

31st January 2017

NSW Alliance for People Seeking Asylum (NAPSA) are seeking a Humanitarian Hub Coordinator to join our amazing team

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a woman seeking asylum is assisted by members of JRS

An update on Syria

24th January 2017

The winter in Syria continues to be rather harsh. The displaced, without sufficient access to appropriate lodging and heating, continue to suffer. Essential commodities are not easily available; and whenever they are, then prices are astronomical.

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women waiting in rain in refugee camp

Global Leadership for a Global Challenge

19th January 2017

Many of the “year in review” articles published about refugees and asylum seekers at the end of 2016 looked back at the previous twelve months with a mix of emotions, predominantly bewilderment and horror.

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