Arash Bordbar is a former refugee, Iranian-Australian Human rights, and refugee rights advocate. He is an Associate Education Officer with UNHCR, the UN refugee agency in HQ in Denmark. Arash is the former Chair of the Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network (APRRN). He was awarded the Young People’s Human Rights Medal for advocating human rights in Australia and the Asia Pacific. He was chosen to be an Australian Ambassador in 2018 for Australia Day. He was selected as a Peace Ambassador for One Young World in 2018 and 2019. Arash was part of the Amnesty Refugee Advisory Group that strategies and campaigns for the resettlement process for refugees across the world.
Human Rights Refugee