Posts Tagged ‘New Zealand refue quota’

Bishop Justin calls politicians to welcome more refugees Comments 0

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

On 2o0 July  about 100 people from faith and community groups and many political parties gathered together on the front lawn of Parliament to call on politicians to vote with their conscience to at least double the refugee quota.  Bishop Justin was there, he spoke to the crowds and urged us to ask, as Jesus Read more

What will we do when boat people reach NZ? Comments 1

Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

Last week 65 boat people from Sri Lanka and Bangladesh were intercepted by the Australian navy off eastern Indonesia. They were heading For New Zealand. In reply to their request for asylum in New Zealand, they have been advised to contact United Nations officials in Australia. Since at least 2010 the Prime Minister John Key Read more