Abstract: As of September 2019, Indonesia has been the unintentional home to approximately 13,657 refugees. Most of these individuals from Afghanistan and Somalia left their home countries in search of safety and to escape life-threatening circumstances with the intention of seeking asylum in elsewhere. However, geo-political circumstances have led to refugee communities forming in other […]
SUAKA is unable to assist with or give advice regarding resettlement to a Third Country. The decision to accept a refugee for resettlement is made by the resettlement country.
Less than 5% of the worldwide refugee population will be offered resettlement. This means less than 1 in every 200 people.
02/R/SUAKA-CPG/II/2017 Trump’s Executive Order: Bad Example in Protecting Asylum Seekers and Refugees Disappointment arises from SUAKA towards Trump’s Executive Order which was put forth in January 2017 regarding the changes in the United States’ immigration system. The order enforced was expected to counter terrorism and to increase national security in United States. SUAKA deems this […]
// PERPRES Refugee Protection Must Answer Key Issues Regarding Asylum Seekers and Refugees in Indonesia The Government of Indonesia has passed Presidential Decree (Perpres) 31 December 2016: ”Republic of Indonesia Presidential Decree 125/2016 regarding Refugees from Abroad”. SUAKA; Indonesian Civil Society Network for Refugee Rights Protection, welcomes this Presidential Decree (Perpres), which has been planned […]
During June to October 2016, SUAKA conducted baseline research to document the condition of the Rohingya refugees during their stay in Indonesia. The research is aimed to portray the experiences and best practices in the refugee handling. The research involves Rohingya refugees, national and provincial government officials, international and local NGOs, and the people surround […]
SUAKA will launch “Barely Living” the research report on the condition of Rohingya refugees in Indonesia. Speaker: SUAKA research team with Prof. Enny Soeprapto Monday, 5th of December 2016Hotel Gren Alia Prapatan, Kwitang, SenenPukul 12.00 – 16.00 Info lebih lanjut/ For more info:Sisi – 0852 17822 444
No. 26/R/SUAKA-CPG/XII/2018 SUAKA: Criminalization Against Refugees Who Are Accused As Gigolo At Batam Indonesia’s Directorate General of Immigration of Ministry of Justice and Human Rights secured 10 male refugees who were accused to be working as gigolo at Batam. The immigration said that they misused their asylum seeker certificates which were published by United Nations […]
SUAKA, kelompok masyarakat sipil yang bekerja pada isu perlindungan pencari suaka dan pengungsi, menyayangkan pernyataan Menteri Hukum dan HAM Yasonna Laoly terkait permintaannya kepada Australia untuk membangun rumah detensi lebih banyak lagi dalam rangka penanganan pengungsi. Pernyataan Menteri Yasonna terkait hal ini kami dapatkan salah satunya dari berita yang diterbitkan oleh The Jakarta Post yang […]
(Selasa, 21/6) Di Hari Pengungsi Se-Dunia atau World Refugee Day 2016, problematika pengungsi belum kunjung selesai, jumlah pengungsi dan pencari suaka di dunia tiap tahun semakin meningkat. Kepala Perwakilan UNHCR Indonesia, Thomas Vargas menyatakan bahwa sekurang-kurangnya terdapat 3.8 juta pengungsi di dalam wilayah Asia Pasifik. Sedangkan, menurut data UNHCR Indonesia, jumlah pencari suaka dan pengungsi di Indonesia sebanyak […]