Archives for June 2019


On 30 May 2017 I requested copies of documents, cables or correspondence to and/or from Mr Pezzullo or his office in relation to the US refugee resettlement deal/program with the Trump administration. On 13 September 2017 the then Department of Immigration and Border Protection declined access to 16 documents: Three cables dated 31 January 2017, […]

Defence: the water is rising

In its final report released in May 2018 the Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee recommended that the Department of Defence consider releasing an unclassified version of the work it had undertaken to identify climate risks to its estate.  That hasn’t been done. A 2013 report titled ‘Project AZ5220: Adaptation and planning strategies […]