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2015 Asian Cup a win for multicultural Australia

The Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Social Services, Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells, said today that the success of the 2015 Asian Cup highlighted the best aspects of Australia’s diversity.

Professor Graeme Hugo

The Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Social Services, Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells, today paid tribute to Professor Graeme Hugo AO, who has died aged 68.

Harmony Day event registrations open

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Social Services Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells today invited registrations for this year’s Harmony Day events.

Self-reliant migrants build a better Australia

The Department of Social Services provides $188 million over four years supporting eligible migrants for up to five years after their arrival in Australia and resourcing community organisations.

Young Muslims contribute to harmony

Organised by the Lebanese Muslim Association, the Sydney Muslim Conference brought young people together and highlighted how Islam plays a positive role in a harmonious society.

New faces on NAATI Board

The Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Social Services, Senator Concetta Fierravanti-Wells, has appointed three new members to the National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters Board.

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