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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
 40
Australia average
 31
Global average
 30
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
 28
Global average
 75
2020
Refugee Council of Australia
 15
2019
Refugee Council of Australia
 12
% Female staff
2021
Refugee Council of Australia
 1%
Australia average
 0%
Global average
 0%
2020
Refugee Council of Australia
 73%
2019
Refugee Council of Australia
 33%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Refugee Council of Australia
 9
Australia average
 18
Global average
 33
2019
Refugee Council of Australia
 14
Financials
2020
Refugee Council of Australia
 $3,215,628
Australia average
 $7,423,881
Global average
 $43,020,298
2019
Refugee Council of Australia
 $1,274,810

Social

Likes (2021)
Refugee Council of Australia
 40,511
Australia average
 29,460
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Refugee Council of Australia
 39,000
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Refugee Council of Australia
 21,003
Australia average
 8,578
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Refugee Council of Australia
 19,963
Subscribers (2021)
Refugee Council of Australia
 86
Australia average
 4,381
Global average
 5,254
Subscribers (2019)
Refugee Council of Australia
 30
Followers (2019)
Refugee Council of Australia
 2,161
Australia average
 1,432
Global average
 8,272

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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