UNHCR is the deal maker and deal breaker in the Malaysia Solution-
The decision will be made in days-
EMAIL the High Commissioner Antonio Guterres at firstname.lastname@example.org He is reading his emails.
Tell him why the UNHCR must not broker this deal.
3 or 4 lines will do – don’t make it long but make it many- tell your friends.
IMAGINE IF EVERY REFUGEE CONVENTION SIGNATORY COUNTRY did what Australia is proposing, and exported refugees offshore to non-signatory countries- the convention would DIE and with it any civilising force in the treatment of people fleeing persecution.