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ACOSS Conference - 17-18 November 2016

17-Nov-2016 - Each year hundreds of representatives from civil society gather at the ACOSS Conference to engage in a meeting of minds. The ACOSS National Co..

Longitudinal Data Conference 2016

25-Oct-2016 - The National Centre for Longitudinal Data (NCLD) is convening the Longitudinal Data C..

SCOA Domestic Violence Discussion Paper

This discussion paper identifies key areas that need to be addressed to improve responses to domesti..

SCOA Discussion Paper: Employment solutions: Case studies of good settlement in practice


SCOA has released its Discussion Paper: Employment Solutions - Case studies of good settlement in practice.


This paper highlights settlement service provider’s initiatives assisting people of refugee and migrant backgrounds into employment. It follows on from the Settlement Council of Australia’s (SCOA) 2012 Employment Discussion Paper detailing employment barriers faced by migrants and refugees. 


The Discussion Paper is a working paper which will be updated with additional case studies in the future.  If you would like to contribute case studies please contact the SCOA office at

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