FactCheck: how are the 12,000 extra refugees coming to Australia chosen?

December 2, 2015

Associate Professor Mary Anne Kenny

Associate Professor Mary Anne Kenny

Australia has decided to settle 12,000 refugees in the country on permanent humanitarian visas – in addition to the current humanitarian program intake of 13,750.

In an opinion piece for The Conversation, Associate Professor Mary Anne Kenny looks at the concerns flagged by Liberal Senator Cory Bernardi about how these extra refugees were chosen for resettlement in Australia.

Read the full article from the Associate Professor in the School of Law here.

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