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Global Compact on Refugees Draft 3 - MYAN response

MYAN has prepared a response to Draft 3 of the Global Compact on Refugees. We are pleased to see stronger recogniton and inclusion of the specific rights, needs and capabilities of refugee youth. Read the GCR Draft 3 here and MYAN's response here.


MYAN Data Report: Youth Settlement Trends in Australia 2016-2017

MYAN Australia has released a Data Report on Youth Settlement Trends 2016-2017. This report provides a comprehensive overview of national trends in youth settlement in the Humanitarian and broader Migration Programme, looking at demographic data, state/territory trends, religion, English language and visa sub-classes.

Read the Report here
Download the Snapshot here

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


See a snapshot of MYAN's work from 2007-2017 

 


MYAN short film series trailer

MYAN’s short film series was launched at the MYAN conference in November 2017. The short films capture young people’s stories and experiences of settling in Australia. Produced in partnership with Dr David Corlett, acclaimed filmmaker and host of SBS' Go Back To Where You Came From, the  9 films featureyoung people from refugee and migrant backgrounds talking about leaving their country, arriving in Australia, what helped them settle in Australia, belonging, identity and aspirations for the future. These films are part of MYAN’s resources supporting the National Youth Settlement Framework

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Read the latest edition of MYAN's eNews - presenting multicultural youth issues and initiatives through a national lens.

Catch up on all the 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.


Bright Futures Report

MYAN and VicHealth recently commissioned The Bright Futures: Spotlight on the wellbeing of young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds report by CSIRO's Data 61. The report looks at how emerging global trends impact young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds.

Read the report here and its key points here

 


 
 

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