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The Abbott Government will invest over $22 million in assisting humanitarian entrants and other vulnerable migrants under 25 participate in education and make successful transitions to work the Hon. Scott Morrison and Parliamentary Secretary, Senator the Hon. Concetta Fierravanti-Wells announced today.
The Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Social Services, Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells today met with Directors from the International Organization for Migration (IOM) in Sydney.
Aged care providers will be supported with training and resources to assist them to deliver culturally appropriate care for older Australians thanks to a $3.8 million investment by the Abbott Government.
Advancing Community Cohesion Conference, University of Western Sydney, Parramatta Campus, Parramatta
We respect the rights of all Australians to celebrate, practice and maintain their cultural traditions within the law and free from discrimination. At the same time, we share a responsibility not to infringe on the rights of others and to respect Australia’s laws, democracy, and basic values such as freedom of speech and religion and equality of the sexes.
The focus on peace, kindness and generosity during Ramadan reminds us of the principles and values that underpin our identity as Australians: respect for diversity, democracy, freedom and equality.
We are a welcoming nation where rights are balanced with responsibilities, and we are building and maintaining a prosperous and cohesive multicultural society.
European Network of Public Service Interpreters (ENPSIT) conference: Beating Babel in Multilingual Service Settings
Community translation services help to empower our citizens to engage and remain informed. The work of community translators cannot be over-stated.
Interview with Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells