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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: the great escapes

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Since the beginning of colonial times, refugees have flooded in- and occasionally out- of Hong Kong, writes Jason Wordie. The great escapes Refugee migrations have been a tragic fact ... a daily sight on television screens. Hong Kong accepted refugees from the beginning of British rule and continues to do so today – albeit grudgingly. Displaced persons often encounter dangers ...

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    Then & now: ports in a storm

    Posted Dec 09th 2012, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... Jason Wordie Refugees arriving in this part of the world have not always been welcome, writes Jason Wordie Ports in a storm Hong Kong's refugee population appears in the news intermittently, generally when an application for leave to remain is denied, or when asylum-seekers encounter legal trouble of some kind. Refugees come here from all over the world, but increasing numbers ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am

    ... siblings, the late German-Jewish refugees Helga and Irene Bejach, who were adopted by the Attenboroughs after their family were killed by the Nazis. In 1988, Richard took part in Freedomfest, ...

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    My life: Aleta Miller

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by Nicole Chabot

    ... Nicole Chabot The refugee charity director tells Nicole Chabot how an appetite for adventure has dictated her career trajectory Aleta Miller R URAL IDYLL I grew up in a tiny town in rural ... here in 1997. I applied for a teaching post at Pillar Point refugee camp [past Tuen Mun], where I taught English, art and drama. It was my first real taste of international development, ...

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    My life: Mark Daly

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 10:28pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... and taught a bit of tennis. And there were lots of exciting things going on; it was the tail end of the Vietnamese (refugee presence) and a number of big cases and, obviously, the handover hysteria. ... recount everything that had happened to him (in Sri Lanka) and when- he was a dream client. It was a unique case that kicked off the whole torture-claim system and the idea of having refugee law ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 10:48pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... in 1985, penned the lyrics for the stage musical version of Hugo's novel- Herbert Kretzmer … Kretzmer was born in South Africa in 1925, the son of Lithuanian Jewish refugees fleeing tsarist ...

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    My life: Arthur van Langenberg

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... for two years I spent doing post-graduate work in the United Kingdom, where I had a Commonwealth scholarship from 1965-67, and the war years, which we passed as refugees in Macau, I've lived ... in the Indian Ocean, based out of Ceylon. We didn't see him again till after the war ended. Along with the other Portuguese families who went across as refugees from Hong Kong, my mother, sister ...

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    My life: Julian Lees

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 10:41pm by Amy Chew

    ... Players, is about a refugee from pre-revolutionary Russia living in 1928 Macau. My latest and third novel, The House of Trembling Leaves, is set in colonial Malaysia and tells the story of a young ...

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    Then & now: Welcome comrades

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... Chinese, they could live with relative obscurity in a refugee society packed full of newcomers with limited or non-existent social ties. Some were quietly assisted by local business figures ...

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    My life: Izzeldin Abuelaish

    Posted May 05th 2013, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... Annemarie Evans The Palestinian doctor, nominated for the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize, talks to Annemarie Evans about his experience of profound loss CAMP LIFE I was born in the Jabalia refugee ... but overnight they became refugees waiting for humanitarian aid. They lost everything, but the biggest challenge was to educate their children. NOT ALL FUN AND GAMES People ask me whether, as children, ...




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