- make unambiguous its opposition to mandatory detention.
- demand the immediate resettlement in Australia of all genuine refugees on Manus and Nauru who are not cleared for resettlement in the US.
- commit the Labor Party to working with other countries in the region and with UNHCR to provide alternative, safer pathways to eventual resettlement in safe countries, including Australia.
- demand that people currently held in offshore detention who have close family members living in Australia be able to rejoin them here as a matter of urgency.
with the Shadow Minister. This letter too can be found on our blog.