Useful links

Use these websites to find more information regarding Australia’s refugee and asylum seeker policies, international laws and regulations, the impact of detention and alternatives to detention.

Amnesty International: produces reports on human rights abuses across the world, including in Australia’s immigration detention centres.

Asylum Seeker Resource Centre: conducts research relating to the treatment of asylum seekers in Australia.

Australian Human Rights Commission: produces reports relating to Australia’s treatment of refugees and asylum seekers.

ChilOut: resources relating to children in detention.

International Detention Coalition: Publications on alternatives to detention and human rights for refugees and asylum seekers.

Kaldor Centre for International Refugee Law: UNSW’s research centre dedicated to the study of international refugee law.

Researchers for Asylum Seekers: Melbourne University group, conducts research and shares the stories of refugees

Refugee Council of Australia: Reports, factsheets and information on Australia’s humanitarian program.

Refworld – by the UNHCR: a database of policies, legal documents, news articles and other resources relating to asylum seekers and refugees around the world.

UNHCR Global Trends Reports: annual reports with extensive international data on global trends of forced displacement.

We Care Nauru: information regarding asylum seekers and refugees on Nauru.