- a solidarity action with the 10,000 people still in visas limbo - after 10 years on ‘Fast Track’
Experience an exciting three-course feast of colourful, aromatic, spicy & sweet Sri Lankan Tamil food, prepared by local Tamil refugees. Share in their stories of lived experience and celebrate their culture.
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and accompanying Briefing Note Briefing Note No. 11 (November 2023)
This Country Information Report and Briefing Note outlines the recent changes in political and social context that make it unsafe for Tamil people seeking asylum in Australia to be returned to Sri Lanka. It considers the latest available information from a range of Sri Lankan news publications, international media coverage, reports published by human rights groups, and on-ground citizen journalists. These various information sources demonstrate the significant risk to personal safety faced by Tamils if returned to Sri Lanka, and that by doing so the Australian government would be breaching the rules of non-refoulement.