"Welcome Home". The Canadian approach to welcoming refugees and people seeking asylum #refugeeswelcome #welcomehome #refugeestory ... See MoreSee Less
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"I came to Port Pirie, and all welcoming me – these lovely people, lovely humans. We’re all human. All same. This is life. Life too short.” Saeid Safavi
Saeid spent two years in mandatory immigration detention before being recognised as a refugee, and rebuilding his life in Port Pirie, South Australia. Saeid is a cafe owner and employs 25 people. His cafe - Café Safavi - has become a favourite stop-off for visitors to the region, and the number 1 restaurant in town on TripAdvisor.
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency #HumanLivesHumanRights #refugeestory #refugeescontribute ... See MoreSee Less
5 hours ago ·
Bendigo youth aim to ‘restore dignity’ to refugee narrative.
"We want to change the way people talk about refugees – to bring humanity and dignity back into the conversation." Young People for Refugees Bendigo founder and president Tayla Hansen