Youth Amabassador (NSW), Narayan Khanal and Acting National Coordinator, Andrew Cummings recently appeared before the Senate inquiry into jobactive, talking about the need for targeted and specialised support to get young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds into meaningful employment.
MYAN at Metropolis 2018 MYAN was excited to present a workshop at the International Metropolis Conference in Sydney this week. The workshop was titled “Listening to young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds: Youth voices on participation and empowerment”, and featured four of MYAN’s Youth Ambassadors sharing their personal journeys as well as insights into ways to support young […]
Join MYAN and other like-minded young leaders at FUSE 2019 to learn invaluable skills in networking, leadership, advocacy and community organising, and pitch your ideas to public figures and decision makers.
MYAN’s Acting National Coordinator, Andrew Cummings and MYAN TAS’ Multicultural Youth Tasmania (MYT) Program Team Leader, Sally Thompson presented a national webinar this week in collaboration with Child Family Community Australia (Australian Institute of Family Studies).
Welcome to MYAN's October eNews. MYAN has been active this month in all areas of our work from major policy submissions, attending national and international sector and advocacy events, planning for FUSE 2019 with a working group of young people and much more. On top of all that, we are excited to launch an important new publication to share with you in this month's edition!
Submission on Australia’s Humanitarian Programme 2018-19 June 2018 MYAN made a submission to the Department of Home Affairs on Australia’s Humanitarian Programme 2018-19. MYAN’s submission focused on strengthening Australia’s position as a global leader in the resettlement of unaccompanied humanitarian minors and made recommendations to continue resettlement of children and young people at risk, as […]
Submission on The Next Generation of Employment Services August 2018 MYAN contributed to the Department of Jobs and Small Business’ consultation process on the next generation of employment services. This submission highlights the particular concerns of and recommendations from young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds in Australia in relation to current employment services and […]
Welcome to MYAN's September eNews. MYAN and its partners have kicked so many goals this month, we're surprised we didn't make the Grand Final! Read on to catch up on the latest national news and activities, updates from states and territories, our recent work in national policy and international policy, fantastic opportunities for young people and the sector, and useful resources.
Not Just “Ticking a Box”: Youth participation with young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds
Not Just “Ticking a Box”: Youth participation with young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds Not Just “Ticking a Box”: Youth participation with young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds is a new publication which serves as a comprehensive guide for good practice in engaging and enhancing the participation of young people from refugee and migrant […]