MYAN conducts regular training, teleconferences, conferences and events. We are also regularly involved in partner events, panel discussions and representation at a range of senate inquiries and committee hearings. See all upcoming events below!
Cultural Identity and Disability: Diverse Perspectives from Young People
Monday 30th November
Join MYAN’s National Youth-led Panel on Monday 30 November 12:00 pm – 1:45 pm AEDST led by young people from diverse cultural backgrounds with lived experience of disability
Cindy, Grace, Markos, Varsha and Ash will be sharing their perspectives on cultural identity and disability as young people.
This panel has been initiated and led by young people from CALD backgrounds with lived experience of disability.
The session will begin with a panel discussion followed by Q&A. It will be held over Zoom, streamed onto Youtube (with closed captions on the Youtube stream) and supported by a live Twitter thread. More details will be shared closer to the event!
This event will include AUSLAN interpreters.
National Education Panel
Wednesday 4th November
MYAN hosted a national panel to put a national spotlight on education for young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds.
The panel explored how these educational challenges are being addressed across Australia in policy and programming, in and outside the classroom.
National Meeting – Identifying issues facing young people arriving under the 204 Visa (Women at Risk) program across Australia
Wednesday 28th October
MYAN hosted a national meeting to better understand the settlement context and needs of young people (12-24) arriving in Australia under the 204 Visa (Women at Risk) program.