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National Conference

23 & 24 November 2017 (Melbourne) MYAN are hosting a national multicultural youth conference combining research, policy & practice. Find out more

We are looking for a conference organiser to work with us on the MYAN National Conference. Apply here.

We will soon be recruiting for our Youth Ambassador Network (YAN)!

Find out more

The Global Refugee Youth Consultations in Australia Report

This report presents the ideas and recommendations of more than 500 young people from refugee and asylum seeking backgrounds who participated in consultations across Australia. Apply now.

Read the full report  here.




OUR VISION - That all young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds can access the support and opportunities they need to be active citizens in Australian society.

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25% of young people in Australia are

from a refugee or migrant background


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


MYAN eNews

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


The framework is Australia's first tool for supporting and measuring settlement outcomes for young people.

If you would like to request a training workshop on the framework, please email

Read more and download the framework and supplementary resources here.

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