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Refugee Council of Australia

Melbourne, Australia

The Refugee Council of Australia (RCOA) is the national umbrella body for refugees and people seeking asylum and those who support them. We have around 200 organisational and over 1,000 individual members. We are a nonprofit organisation which is completely independent of government. You can help us keep fighting for refugees and people seeking asylum by becoming a member, donating, volunteering or taking part in our campaigns.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.refugeecouncil.org.au/

Address:
Unit 601, 580 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3066

Country:
Australia

Sub-region:
Australia and New Zealand

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Australia
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1981
Age (years)
Refugee Council of Australia
 40
Australia average
 33
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Refugee Council of Australia
Founder gender: Other/Not applicable
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Phil Glendenning
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Refugee Council of Australia
 12
Australia average
 30
Global average
 121
% Female staff
2019
Refugee Council of Australia
33% 
Australia average
39% 
Global average
42% 

Social

Likes (2019)
Refugee Council of Australia
 39,000
Australia average
 20,386
Global average
 24,281
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Refugee Council of Australia
 19,963
Australia average
 6,744
Global average
 15,201
Subscribers (2019)
Refugee Council of Australia
 30
Australia average
 2,742
Global average
 5,933
Followers (2019)
Refugee Council of Australia
 2,161
Australia average
 1,367
Global average
 8,210

Data notes

Last updated: 30/03/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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