Until When? The forgotten men on Manus

20 November 2018, 11:40 UTC | Asia and The Pacific

Over the past year the Australian government has halved the number of mental health staff available to the refugees and people seeking asylum it sends to PNG. It has also terminated torture and trauma counselling services.

Until when? The forgotten men on Manus Island is a new report by the Refugee Council of Australia (RCOA) and Amnesty International, paints a stark picture of a traumatised refugee population which has been hit hard by Australia’s recent healthcare and counselling service cuts, as well as continued threats to their safety.

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