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Australia Govt to send more refugees to the regions

23:22  21 november  2019
23:22  21 november  2019 Source:   msn.com

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More refugees accepted into Australia will be resettled in centres outside the major capital cities, under a federal government plan.

The government is on Friday expected to announce at half of the annual intake will be sent to 21 regional locations by 2022, The Daily Telegraph reports.

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The plan is part of the coalition's response to an independent review on refugee integration, employment and settlement which included a recommendation for more regional settlement.

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+ As more Syrian refugees arrive in Canada through a mix of private and government sponsorship, the Ottawa Centre Refugee Action is recommending that the government direct more refugees to the thousands of private sponsors across the country who are waiting to provide support.

The Forum provides refugee resettlement stakeholders with the opportunity to actively engage on strategic refugee settlement issues. This brochure contains information about services and support that are available to refugee or asylum seekers in New Zealand.

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25 stowaways found on UK-bound ferry, Dutch police say .
Police in the Netherlands say 25 stowaways have been found on a ferry bound for the UK. © Getty The ship where 25 stowaways where found, in the harbour of Vlaardingen, Netherlands The stowaways were discovered in a refrigerated container on-board the ship a few kilometres after setting sail on Tuesday evening, emergency coordination organisation Rijnmond Veilig said in a statement.The Britannia Seaways ferry, run by DFDS Seaways, had left Vulcaanhaven in Rotterdam-Vlaardingen and was heading to Felixstowe in England. require(["inlineoutstreamAd", "c.

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