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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 Sports and Settlement Discussion Paper

We are pleased to share with this discussion paper on “Sports and Settlement”. This..

Mirta Gonzalez

Executive Member VIC
General Manager North Region (Settlement and Asylum Seeker Program), AMES Australia
Phone:03 8535 9683


About Mirta Gonzalez

Mirta is currently AMES Australia’s General Manager North Region and holds portfolio responsibilities for Settlement and Asylum Seeker Programs across the organisation. Mirta’s experience in policy development, planning and delivery of human services and programs spans the NGO, government and community sectors.

Her international experience includes diplomatic postings in North and South America as well as Asia, where she represented the Australian Government’s visas and immigration portfolio. Prior to joining the public service, Mirta worked extensively in health and women’s services agencies in Victoria, contributing to the enhancement of programs and services to CALD communities.  As the founding Director of the Centre for Culture Diversity and Health in Victoria, Mirta led research and the implementation of service improvement initiatives of national significance.