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National Day of Action for Refugees

The Border Crossing Observatory is excited to announce its involvement with Academics for Refugees on their National Day of Action. This is an initiative to stand up for the human rights of refugees. Join us on the Wednesday the 17th of October

10 October, 2018
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Leanne Weber: National Social Sciences Week star in refugee and asylum seeker public discussion events

Australian Research Council Future Fellow in the policing of internal borders and Co-Director of the Border Crossing Observatory, Leanne Weber will be in discussion with

6 September, 2018
On World Refugee Day, deaths at sea are still relevant in Australia

Public Lecture on The Collapse of Values by Julian Burnside AO QC

We are excited to announce that Julian Burnside AO QC will be delivering a public lecture on ‘The Collapse of Values’ on the 11 September at the Monash Law Chambers, Melbourne<

29 August, 2018
On World Refugee Day, deaths at sea are still relevant in Australia

On World Refugee Day, deaths at sea are still relevant in Australia

BOb’s Associate Professor Leanne Weber delivered a keynote address ‘Counting and Accounting for Border Related Deaths’ to an international conference on ‘ 20 June, 2018

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BOb Submission to Inquiry on Migration Review Processes Associated with Visa Cancellations Made on Criminal Grounds

The Federal Government recently announced an inquiry into the visa cancellation review process for those who have their visa cancelled under s501 of the Migration Act – refusal or cancellation of a visa on character grounds.

3 May, 2018

How is immigration control impacting the health care sector?

Associate Professor Leanne Weber from the Border Crossing Observatory at Monash University is

12 February, 2018
BOb research presented to Parliamentary Inquiry into External Oversight of Police

BOb’s Brandy Cochrane appointed to Deakin Criminology

Congratulations to Dr Brandy Cochrane on her appointment with Deakin Criminology. Brandy will be taking up her first academic appointment with the Department in February. Brandy is a recent PhD graduate from the Border Crossing Observatory where

5 February, 2018