Welcome to our new and improved Asylum & Refugee Law blog!
Each month, our new team of writers from the University of Queensland will update you on court decisions, developments around the world, and provide analyses on refugee and asylum matters.
- Strengthening the Character Test: Ben Russo and Anna Wade take a look at the character test used in processing asylum applications.
- Shifting the Asylum Debate: What of ‘Push Factors’?: Danielle McKeen discusses push and pull factors as well as the origins of asylum applicants in Australia.
- Recent Refugee Flows: Danielle McKeen examines refugee asylum flows from conflict-affected countries of Libya, South Sudan and Syria.
- Update: Immigration Detention: Louis Eum provides an update on mandatory detention in Australia.