Refugees

Welcome More Refugees to NZ: Double the Refugee Quota

The equivalent of the entire population of NZ has been forced to flee their home due to violence in Syria.
20,000 signatures

Email the Minister to increase our refugee quota

Ibrahim and Yousef both came to New Zealand as a refugees, but now Wellington is home and their dreams are very much like yours and mine: Add your voice to the call for NZ to do our bit for refugees.

Refugees Welcome: Candlelight Vigils Nationwide

Join thousands of New Zealanders coming together around the country to show that New Zealand welcomes refugees. At 6pm on Thursday 10 September we will gather for a moment of silence for the innocent lives lost and light candles for the lives that could be saved if the government acts now to #DoubleTheQuota. Find a local event, or host your own and add it to our listing using the button at the bottom of the page.

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