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Save Medevac For Refugees, Monday July 1, 6.30pm, Public Forum @ANU

Since the Federal election, the men and women still trapped on Manus and Nauru have been in a state of despair. There has been a surge in suicide attempts and self-harm, intensifying the medical emergency that exists in Australia’s offshore…

Press Release – Medical Evacuation Bill

Last week, the Australian Parliament passed the Medical Treatment Bill, despite the extreme opposition by the Morrison government. This Bill is intended to expedite the evacuation of people in Australia’s offshore detention regime on Nauru and Manus who are in…

Congratulations to Abdul Aziz!

Last week Abdul Aziz Muhamat was awarded the Martin Ennals human rights award in recognition of his tireless work in exposing the cruel impact that Australia’s policies are having on the men trapped on Manus. The brave resistance by the…

Key Outcomes – RAC Annual Planning Day

On 19 January around 70 activists met to review the work of RAC Canberra and to plan our campaign for the next period. Some key decisions taken were: A key focus for our work in the next four months will…