The ABC Asia Pacific News Center highlighted our report A New Approach: Breaking the Stalemate of Refugee & Asylum Seekers and its broad support among political and industry leaders.
Prominent Australians from a broad spectrum of industry and politics have backed a call for the scrapping of mandatory detention for asylum seekers.
They support a return to a bipartisan – or politically cooperative – approach.
The recommendation is being made in a new policy paper from a body called the Center for Policy Development.
The full article can be accessed here .
Read the full CPD report, A New Approach: Breaking the Stalemate of Refugee & Asylum Seekers here.
A New Approach comprehensively critiques Australia’s refugee and asylum policies and finds they are inhumane, ineffective and expensive.