These countries have seen increasing numbers of LGBTIQA+ visitors and refugees.
Hundreds of refugees may be forced to return to their dangerous countries of origin.
“We want to see it given greater prominence so that we can advocate for change in Africa.”
Areas across Victoria need safety upgrades, especially for minorities.
Gay people in Afghanistan are too afraid of the Taliban to leave their homes.
“When authorities establish that we are here, they always deport us.”
The program would see LGBTQ people stripped of their citizenship.
“We implore the UNHCR to act and protect our lives by evacuating us to a safe place immediately.”
After fleeing persecution in the Middle East, the man has been locked up in Australia.
Donations of laptops and tablets will help connect people in crisis.
“The coronavirus crisis affects the poorest people.”
The couple are “jaded towards the Australian government” after their experience.
The men have compared their treatment to homophobic oppression in their home country.