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Sydney: Sustainable Refugee Resettlement

8 March 2016 @ 8:00 am - 9 March 2016 @ 5:00 pm

Sustainable Refugee Settlement
Promoting a coordinated & collaborative approach for long-term settlement

Over the next 12 months approximately 25,000 displaced individuals including 12,000 Syrians will seek refuge in Australia. Settlement services must drive improved service delivery and connectivity to build sustainable and responsive communities.

  • Examine effective wrap-around services
  • Enhance pathways to education & employment
  • Promote community development & engagement
  • Drive improved coordination & collaboration
DAY 1 – Speakers
Paul-Power-Grayscale

Paul Power, Chief Executive Officer, Refugee Council of Australia

Paris-Grayscale

Paris Aristotle, Chief Executive Officer, Foundation House & Chairperson, Refugee Resettlement Advisory Council

Belinda-McLennan-Grayscale

Belinda McLennan, Chief Executive Officer, AMES Australia

Rebecca Nicholls, Chief Executive Officer, Global Skills

DAY 2 – Speakers

Jorge-Aroche-Grayscale

Jorge Aroche,Chief Executive Officer, STARTTS

Maureen-OKeeffe-Grayscale

Maureen O’Keeffe, Manager Settlement & Community Programs, Diversitat Settlement, VIC

Melissa-Monterio-Grayscale

Melissa Monteiro, Executive Director, Community Migrant Resource Centre, NSW

Hayley Mansfield, Senior Manager, Refugees, Immigration & Multiculturalism, Brotherhood of St Laurence

WORKSHOP A
WORKSHOP B

More Conference details here

Conference Cost

Details

Start:
8 March 2016 @ 8:00 am
End:
9 March 2016 @ 5:00 pm

Organiser

Endorsed by the Refugee Council of Australia
Website:
http://bit.ly/1ORjQZX

Venue

Mantra Paramatta, Sydney
Sydney, NSW Australia + Google Map