Florim Binakaj

Postgraduate Research Student

Thesis Title

The Politics of Humanitarianism and Refugee Policy in Australia: A Case Study of the ALP (2007-2013)

Supervisors

    Helen Pringle and Claudia Tazreiter

Summary

This thesis seeks to understand what was unsuccessful during the ALP’s (2007-2013) attempt to reform refugee policy with a humanitarian philosophy, to propose what could have been done differently, so that future governments with a similar humanitarian philosophy can achieve a sustainable change to policy.