Something NZ can be proud of is the way we care for others. Anglican Missions has co-signed an open letter with more than 60 charities, civil society groups, and community leaders calling on the NZ government to do more and #ActforAfghanistan now.
Together, the letter is calling on the government to:
- Urgently increase humanitarian and development support
- Establish and ensure safe pathways of relocation and resettlement for Afghan nationals to New Zealand.
- Establish formal mechanisms to liaise and consult meaningfully with the Afghan community here in Aotearoa New Zealand.
- Lead international efforts.
Read more here, including the letter itself.
If you would like to support, do email your MP here: https://actionstation.org.nz/action/afghanistan