Nauru

November 5th, 2018
A recent visit to Nauru revealed the effects of Australia’s offshore detention policy and its impact on mental health.
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November 1st, 2018
Dozens of refugee children and their families set to be transferred from the tiny island of Nauru won't be allowed to permanently settle in Australia, the country's Home Minister Peter Dutton said Thursday.
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November 1st, 2018
Australia aims to remove all asylum seeker children from Nauru within two months as concerns escalate about their deteriorating health after languishing on the tiny Pacific atoll nation for up to five years.
November 1st, 2018
Number of children held on Pacific island has more than halved in two months with refugee groups saying only 38 remain.
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November 1st, 2018
Australia aims to remove all asylum-seeker children from Nauru within two months as concerns escalate about their deteriorating health after languishing on the tiny Pacific ...
November 1st, 2018
Australia aims to remove all asylum seeker children from Nauru within two months as concerns escalate about their deteriorating health after languishing on the tiny Pacific atoll nation for up to five years
October 31st, 2018
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia aims to remove all asylum seeker children from Nauru within two months as concerns escalate about their deteriorating health after languishing on the tiny Pacific atoll nation for up to five years. But cabinet ministers said on Thursday the government is maintaining its much-criticized policy of sending all asylum seekers […]
October 24th, 2018
Recent election results show growing momentum against government policy to keep refugees in detention centres on Nauru.
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October 22nd, 2018
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison should transfer child refugees off a remote Pacific detention center, two independent lawmakers said on Monday in return for supporting his shaky government, a move that would be a major policy shift.
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October 18th, 2018
A senior doctor who was caring for asylum seekers detained by Australia on the remote Pacific island of Nauru has left the country, amid reports she was deported by the local government.
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October 16th, 2018
Concern growing over health of children detained on remote islands under country's harsh immigration policies.
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October 13th, 2018
The United Nations has asked Australia to urgently evacuate detainees from the Pacific islands of Nauru and Papua New Guinea, saying it bears responsibility for their deteriorating health conditions.
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October 12th, 2018
Doctors Without Borders spent 11 months treating asylum seekers and refugees as well as locals. In early October, the government of the tiny island nation told them to shut down their operation.
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October 12th, 2018
Nauru's government has come under criticism for kicking out the international charity Médecins Sans Frontières.
October 11th, 2018
The humanitarian group Médecins Sans Frontières, or Doctors Without Borders, had been providing psychological care since last year to refugees on Nauru, an island where Australia runs a detention center.
October 11th, 2018
The mental health of refugees detained by Australia on the Pacific island of Nauru has deteriorated so badly that some children are in a "semi-comatose state", unable to eat, drink or talk, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said on Thursday.
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October 11th, 2018
The mental health of refugees detained by Australia on the Pacific island of Nauru has deteriorated so badly that some children are in a "semi-comatose state", unable to eat, drink or talk, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said on Thursday.
www.reuters.com
October 11th, 2018
A "spiral of despair" has overwhelmed people who once hoped to live in Australia, psychiatrists say.
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October 11th, 2018
Humanitarian medical professionals expelled from Nauru say asylum seekers that Australia banished to the tiny Pacific atoll were suicidal and their children have lost hope
October 11th, 2018
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Humanitarian medical professionals expelled from Nauru say asylum seekers that Australia banished to the tiny Pacific atoll were suicidal and their children have lost hope. The Nauru government forced Doctors Without Borders out of the country last week, abruptly ending their free medical care for asylum seekers refugees and local Nauruans. […]
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