Henry Sherrell

Henry Sherrell

Henry Sherrell joined the Development Policy Centre as a Research Officer in October 2016, working on Pacific labour mobility. He has a background in immigration policy, having worked at the Department of Immigration and Citizenship and the Migration Council Australia, as well as an adviser in Federal politics. He holds a Master of Public Policy from ANU.

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The Australian Government responds to the Seasonal Worker Program inquiry

In May 2016, the Joint Standing Committee on Migration completed a report into the Seasonal Worker Program (SWP). The bipartisan committee recommended the consideration of…

Oceans of Opportunity: a new report on Pacific labour mobility

A new report, “Oceans of Opportunity: How labour mobility can help Australia and its neighbours”, has been published by the Menzies Research Centre, a Liberal…

A proposal for open access Pacific migration to Australia

A new Lowy Institute discussion paper by Leon Berkelmans and Devpolicy alumnus Jonathan Pryke promotes the development benefits of expanding Pacific access to Australia’s labour…

Big developments in ANZ seasonal work schemes

In Australia, the Turnbull Government has finally passed an amended backpacker income tax rate of 15 per cent. The proposed tax rate for backpackers started…