Psychologists, GPs, surgeons, nurses and psychiatrists raise concerns for the wellbeing of asylum seekers

Australian health industry stance for refugees and asylum seekers

The ratification of the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (OPCAT), announced by the Australian government in February 2017, was implemented in December. The federal government is moving to work closely with different states and territories to prevent torture incidents in detention sites. However, there [Read More…]