With APNOR and the RLA having the ambition to ensure that the voice of refugees at the centre of decision making processes, the chairs of the RLA wanted to ensure that a participatory process was utilised to inform the structure that would surround the fund, such as for example the application form, and assessment criteria, […]
Asia Pacific Network of Refugees (APNOR) is refugee lead and seeks to transform the aid sector by example, by directly funding refugee-led organisations in the region and providing capacity-strengthening support as requested by refugees. Where possible we prioritize women leaders, and the development of women’s potential to lead. To support in achieving this vision, APNOR, […]
FMR 70September 2022 Knowledge, voice and power People with lived experience of displacement need to be heard. Their perspectives, strategies and solutions should be at the centre of discussions about policy and practice. The authors in this issue reflect on progress made but also on the road still to travel. They challenge attitudes, highlight injustices […]
Najeeba Wazefadost fled Afghanistan at 10 years old by sea to seek refugee status in Australia and is now using her lived experience to lead for change in helping others. She is this week’s Changemaker. At 10 years old, Najeeba Wazefadost fled Afghanistan with her parents. They sought asylum in Australia by sea in September 2000 and […]
This World Refugee Week (19 June – 25 June 2022), the Asia Pacific Network of Refugees is fundraising to support the operations of refugee-led organizations across the Asia Pacific.
In the leadup to World Refugee Day 2021, APNOR ran the #EducationEmpowersRefugees campaign to highlight the importance of education for refugees.