Manus Island detention facility has closed, but the situation of many refugees and asylum seekers in Papua New-Guinea remains uncertain. This blog highlights the geo-political manoeuvring that adds to the uncertainty of those seeking protection.
Tag: Papua New Guinea
In a ground-breaking decision, the Papua New Guinean Supreme Court has ruled that offshore detention of asylum seekers and refugees by Australia and Papua New Guinea is unconstitutional and illegal. This blog examines the judgment and its implications.
When your research visa gets revoked by the political leaders of the world’s smallest republic due to “security fears”, you know you are about to hit something. Indeed, being unable to enter a country that others cannot leave provides food for thought.