Refugee quota increase “shames New Zealand” says Archbishop
by Anglican Communion News Service
Source: Anglican Communion News Service
The New Zealand Prime Minister has announced today that his government will increase the annual quota of refugees that it will accept from 750 to 1,000. But Archbishop Philip Richardson says that the 250 increase shows that the country is failing to act as “a responsible global citizen” and says that the country can do more to help in the current global crisis.