MEDIA & COMMUNICATION
MYAN produces a number of communication outputs to support and promote the goals and work of MYAN and its partners, creating safe, engaging and informative digital spaces for young people and those who work with them. On this page you can find our monthly eNewsletters, links to and feeds from our social networks, an archive of media releases, media features and other promotional and informational materials.
MYAN IN THE MEDIA
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1 month ago
This week, the global community came together to recognize international day for global mental health education, awareness and advocacy against social stigma - World Mental Health day.
The day addresses an issue that young people from migrant and refugee young people have highlighted multiple times and more so at MYAN Australia's national multicultural youth summit - FUSE. Mental health was selected as one of the key topics for discussion with young people putting forward recommendations to decision-makers on how to tackle the issues around it.
Here's a short clip of FUSE delegates pitching their ideas, you can read more about the recommendations in the FUSE report: myan.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/fuse-2019-report.pdf ... See MoreSee Less
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2 months ago
Titan is a young person connected to our Victorian state/territory partner Centre for Multicultural Youth (CMY) and a local young man who is leading and creating change for his community.
Check out the video below to hear about his story! ... See MoreSee Less
Earlier this week, International Youth Day took place on August 12th with the theme of "Transforming Education".
Education has been a recurring topic among young people in MYAN Australia's network and a key theme at this year's FUSE event. FUSE delegates made recommendations relevant to "Transforming Education" for young people from refugee and migrants backgrounds, including:
- Working with students, families, school communities
and organisations outside the school system using an
interdisciplinary approach to address gaps within the
system and encourage good practice sharing from
- Supporting schools to implement processes that
assisted parents/families to better understand
and engage with the education system, including
overcoming language barriers. This includes providing
interpreters for teacher/parent meetings and running
information sessions to improve understanding of
Watch a clip of the Education and Training pitch from FUSE 2019. ... See MoreSee Less