Australian Catholic University (ACU) presented certificates or diplomas in Liberal Studies to 16 students from Mae Sot refugee camp at the Thai/Burma border.
Frank Morgan, working with refugees on an education project on the Thai/Burma border, demonstrates his empathy for the people of low-lying Pacific nations.
Providing training in a refugee camp setting is a new direction for Palms, although one which fits entirely with Palms’ vision and mission for sustainable development.
Duncan Mclaren, from ACU, will speak at Palms’ 2009 AGM about their distance education projects with refugees in camps on the Thai/Burma border.
Palms has recently placed a volunteer tutor in the project.