Academics call on Government to protect stranded Myanmar students

A group of academics is urging the Federal Government to grant humanitarian protection visas to a small cohort of gifted students from Myanmar who have been left stranded in Australia since completing their studies in 2020.

The students have not been able to return to their home country following the military coup in February 2021.

Academics speak up to free one of their own

Academics from The Australian National University (ANU) and around the country are calling on the government to do more to free their colleague Sean Turnell, who has been held in jail in Myanmar since the coup more than a year ago.

MRC 2022 Dialogue Series announced

In 2022 the MRC is proud to present a series of Dialogues held on Fridays from 1-2pm AEDT.


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