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Bright Futures report

MYAN has partnered with VicHealth to commission the Bright Futures: Spotlight on the wellbeing of young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds report by CSIRO's Data 61. 

Read the key points from the report.

Youth Rights in the Global Compact on Refugees 

MYAN has prepared an advocacy brief on Youth Rights in the Global Compact on Refugees (GCR). This paper has been informed and endorsed by UNHCR's Global Youth Advisory Council (GYAC) and was presented to UNHCR's High Commissioner, Filippo Grandi, along with GYAC's paper, at the launch of the GYAC in Geneva in December 2017 prior to UNHCR's High Commissioner's Dialogue on Protection Challenges. 

Read MYAN's paper

Read GYAC's paper.

Initiative for Child Rights in the Global Compacts

MYAN is part of a coalition of NGOs calling on the Australian Government to lead the way in protecting child refugees and migrants.

Read the policy briefing


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MYAN Australia is the national peak body on multicultural youth issues - Australia's national voice representing the needs and interests of young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds. 


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MYAN National Conference

Catch up on highlights from the 2017 MYAN National Conference! 

Read this article by Sophie Verass from The Feed on SBS about Australia's first national youth settlement framework.

National Snapshot

See our latest National Snapshot of Refugee and Migrant Young People Settling in Australia (2015/16) here.


MYAN is a proud supporter of the Australian Human Rights Commission campaign Racism It Stops With Me.