GLW issue 576, published 2004-03-24.


Government risks refugees' lives

Sarah Stephen RA, an Algerian asylum seeker, fled to Australia in 2001 in fear of his life. He had no documentation to prove his claim for asylum, and the Refugee Review Tribunal rejected his initial appeal. By November last year, after three

THAILAND: Government concessions after privatisation protests broaden

Nick Fredman, Bangkok In the latest of a series of actions against the privatisation of the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand, 6000 public sector workers and supporters rallied on March 13. After widening opposition to the privatisation,