This was supposed to be up before bedtime – we had trouble loading.. Teacher Gabby has been running a Cyber School for the children on Nauru. She is teaching a small group of children and her group of students is growing! She spoke to the kids today because she couldn’t keep up with the individual… Continue reading Teacher Jude has made a video story time for tomorrow night and it’s really funny!
Peter Dutton and the Prime Minister said “We want to get women and children off Nauru as quickly as possible”. (Then get everyone else off). In the past the Government said they would not send people to New Zealand because they could get to Australia with a tourist visa etc. This proposed new law (as… Continue reading Proposed law to ban those from Manus and Nauru offshore detention from ever coming to Australia
Peter Dutton has said “We want to get women and children off Nauru as quickly as possible”. (Then get everyone else off). You will hear a lot of news today about the Prime Minister announcing that no one will be coming to Australia from Manus and Nauru. We hope that they want to put those… Continue reading You will hear a lot of news today that no one will be coming to Australia from Manus and Nauru
Dear kids and friends on Nauru, The Project is a great television news show in Australia. In this piece about Nauru they use sarcasm. When the piece is finished the man who talks too much and clearly doesn’t understand what it takes to prove that you are a genuine refugee, is not using sarcasm. He’s… Continue reading The Project on Offshore Detention on Nauru
Amnesty International’s new report, Island of Despair, outlines a series of allegations about life on Nauru for refugees and asylum seekers. The human rights group says it interviewed more than 50 refugees and asylum seekers, most of who have “disturbing, detailed accounts of the disintegration of their own or others’ mental health”. http://www.smh.com.au/federal-politics/political-news/four-of-the-most-harrowing-tales-amnesty-international-heard-on-nauru-the-island-of-despair-20161017-gs408j.html 60 shares… Continue reading Four of the most harrowing tales Amnesty International heard on Nauru, the ‘Island of Despair’ – SMH