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Ambiguity over refugee deal is tough for people who have little resilience left 

27 Nov

While it is encouraging to see the inertia around durable resettlement solutions for refugees on Manus and Nauru broken, Sunday’s announcement that they will be resettled in the United States raises more questions for those involved than it answers, particularly in the current political climate, and in light of Trump’s plans to ban Muslim immigration. This kind of ambiguity, while not unfamiliar, is particularly tough for a cohort who have already lived through three years of uncertainty and have scarce resilience left to draw upon.
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/nov/15/ambiguity-over-refugee-deal-is-tough-for-people-who-have-scarce-resilience-left

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Posted by on November 27, 2016 in North America, Oceania

 

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