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Settlement Services International Cultural Shift: From Settlement to Belonging

29-May-2017 - How do we support families to get a good start in a new country? What does it take to create optimal settlement conditions and opportunities for f..

AMRC Refugee Week Events

23-May-2017 - The AMRC has been the convenor of the SA Refugee Week since 2001. Each year it brings together over 100 organisations as well as 1000s of ind..

FECCA Conference 2017

23-May-2017 - Federation of Ethnic Communities’ Councils of Australia’s bi-annual conference Celebrate. Reflect. Advance: Challenges and Possibiliti..

Addressing Barriers to Employment - SCOA Discussion paper

This discussion paper is put forward to stimulate conversation about the role between employment and..

Triennial and International Conference of the Settlement Council of Australia




Thank you to all who attended the Triennial and International Conference of the Settlement Council of Australia in Melbourne 5-7th May 2016.   Close to 600 delegates attended over the three days.  Your presence and active participation helped to make this conference a great success!

Thank you to the dynamic speakers who shared their experiences and knowledge allowing for a comprehensive and balanced program.

A special thanks to the conference sponsors, without your resources the event would not have been such a success.

A final thank you to all conference organisers whose time and expertise over the last year were invaluable.

Check out interviews with speakers and delegates conducted over the three days by SBS Radio:

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