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Refugees who could be building a better Australia are having the best years of their lives wasted in detention on Manus Island, an artist says.
More refugees detained on Manus Island will die in the coming days unless they are taken out of Papua New Guinea for medical treatment, the Catholic church says.
As the health crisis in offshore detention deepens, a refugee hopes his 6th Christmas on Manus Island will be his last.
The reputation of Papua New Guinea's Manus Island has been smeared and its people need to be compensated, a church leader says. Audio
A refugee detained on Manus Island will fight for an Oceania boxing title in Papua New Guinea. Audio
There have been more than 27 suicide attempts in the last two weeks by refugees detained on Papua New Guinea's Manus Island, a refugee says.
The medical crisis among men detained on Manus Island has been overshadowed by the children's health crisis on Nauru, refugees and their advocates say.
The Australian government's plan to evacuate all refugee children from Nauru by the end of the year may be forced on it by the Federal Court and could be too late. Audio
A senior emergency doctor from Melbourne has self-funded a trip to Papua New Guinea's Manus Island to assess the health of refugees. Video, Audio
The New Zealand government has confirmed its offer to resettle refugees from Australian offshore detention is for 150 per year.
The oldest refugee camp on Nauru is being demolished to hide abusive conditions from the Pacific Islands Forum, an advocate says. Audio
A book written in detention by a refugee on Manus Island is a work of art before being an act of resistance, the author says. Audio
Refugees exiled to Manus Island and Nauru by Australia have a new champion in the form of a boxer who says he is fighting on their behalf. Video
There are calls for a formal system to help the descendants of blackbirded Pacific Islanders find their relatives. Audio
A doctor and a lawyer advocating for a Manus Island refugee with a heart condition say Australia is neglecting its responsibility to provide him with adequate healthcare. Audio
None of the refugees occupying the former detention centre on Papua New Guinea's Manus Island left the facility today, despite pressure from authorities.
As the humanitarian crisis on Papua New Guinea's Manus Island deepens, one of the refugees detained there by Australia has been rescued by Canada. Video
Refugees detained on Papua New Guinea's Manus Island say they are not surprised by the PNG Supreme Court's decision not to order the restoration of vital services to the detention centre. Video
Refugees detained on Manus Island say they have mixed feelings about news that 54 of Australia's offshore detainees have been accepted for resettlement in the US.
A refugee found dead yesterday on Papua New Guinea's Manus Island was not given adequate care, according to mental health nurse who worked there.
A journalist detained on Manus Island says the prospect of US resettlement for Australia's offshore detainees is fake news.
Canberra has not rejected outright New Zealand's offer to take refugees from Nauru and Manus Island, according to an Australian ambassador.
An Australian economist has accused his government of hypocrisy over coal and climate change at the Climate Action Pacific Partnership in Fiji.
As pressure mounts on refugees to leave the Manus Island detention centre, legal experts warn Australia could be flouting international law. Audio
Manus Island detainees say for the first time they can smell justice after the Australian government settled their claim for compensation. Audio