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Refugee Council of Australia

RCOA

Melbourne, Australia

The Refugee Council of Australia is the national umbrella body for refugees and people seeking asylum and those who support them. They have around 200 organisational and over 1,000 individual members. They are a non-profit organisation which is completely independent of government.

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
 41
Australia average
 32
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Refugee Council of Australia
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Paul Power
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Paul Power
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Phil Glendenning
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Refugee Council of Australia
 15
Australia average
 152
Global average
 89
2020
Refugee Council of Australia
 15
2019
Refugee Council of Australia
 12
% Female staff
2020
Refugee Council of Australia
 73%
Australia average
 41%
Global average
 18%
2019
Refugee Council of Australia
 33%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Refugee Council of Australia
 11
Australia average
 20
Global average
 33
2019
Refugee Council of Australia
 14
Financials
2020
Refugee Council of Australia
 $3,193,904
Australia average
 $56,215,781
Global average
 $213,389,167

Social

Likes (2021)
Refugee Council of Australia
 40,511
Australia average
 29,809
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
Refugee Council of Australia
 39,000
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Refugee Council of Australia
 21,003
Australia average
 8,502
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
Refugee Council of Australia
 19,963
Subscribers (2021)
Refugee Council of Australia
 86
Australia average
 4,410
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2019)
Refugee Council of Australia
 30
Followers (2021)
Refugee Council of Australia
 3,270
Australia average
 2,459
Global average
 14,023
Followers (2019)
Refugee Council of Australia
 2,161

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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