SCOA Newsletters

Upcoming Events

MYAN National Conference: young people in a multicultural world

23-Nov-2017 - Registrations now open for MYAN National Conference - Young people in a multicultural world: Rethinking a new policy and practice agenda The 2..

FECCA Conference 2017

08-Oct-2017 - Federation of Ethnic Communities’ Councils of Australia’s bi-annual conference Celebrate. Reflect. Advance: Challenges and Possibiliti..

SCOA Submission to the DEEWR Discussion Paper on Employment Services Beyond 2015

SCOA's Submission to Department of Education Employment and Workplace Relation's Discussion Pape..

Media Releases

Media Release - Social and economic contribution of refugees to Australia is a success story Media Release - Social and economic contribution of refugees to Australia is a success story (97 KB)

Media Release: Federal Budget 2016-17 - Additional investment for the settlement sector offset by br Media Release: Federal Budget 2016-17 - Additional investment for the settlement sector offset by br (50 KB)

Media Release - Global leaders in refugee settlement take stage at the International Conference of t Media Release - Global leaders in refugee settlement take stage at the International Conference of t (105 KB)

Media Release - SCOA welcomes the increased humanitarian intake Media Release - SCOA welcomes the increased humanitarian intake (98 KB)

Media Release - Response to increase in Syrian intake Media Release - Response to increase in Syrian intake (100 KB)

Media release: SCOA response to the Federal Budget 2015-16 Media release: SCOA response to the Federal Budget 2015-16 (162 KB)

Media release: SCOA response to Four Corners report of exploitation of migrant workers Media release: SCOA response to Four Corners report of exploitation of migrant workers (149 KB)

Media release: Settlement sector welcomes changes to Humanitarian Programme Media release: Settlement sector welcomes changes to Humanitarian Programme (156 KB)

Media Release - Second Action Plan of the National Plan to Reduce Violence Against Women and their C Media Release - Second Action Plan of the National Plan to Reduce Violence Against Women and their C (150 KB)

Media Release: SCOA comment on the 2014-15 Federal Budget Media Release: SCOA comment on the 2014-15 Federal Budget (154 KB)

Media Release: Concern about protection and human rights of asylum seekers Media Release: Concern about protection and human rights of asylum seekers (160 KB)

Media Release: Settlement sector welcomes additional funds to support employment for refugees and mi Media Release: Settlement sector welcomes additional funds to support employment for refugees and mi (210 KB)

Media Release: 2013-14 Federal Budget Media Release: 2013-14 Federal Budget (190 KB)

Media release: Concern about the impact of 'no advantage principle' Media release: Concern about the impact of 'no advantage principle' (209 KB)

Media release: SCOA AGM and Launch of Settlement Conference Report Media release: SCOA AGM and Launch of Settlement Conference Report (148 KB)

Media Release: Mixed outcomes for refugees and asylum seekers in expert panel recommendations Media Release: Mixed outcomes for refugees and asylum seekers in expert panel recommendations (92 KB)

Media release: SCOA Second National Settlement Conference Media release: SCOA Second National Settlement Conference (151 KB)

Media Release: SCOA response to the 2012-13 federal budget Media Release: SCOA response to the 2012-13 federal budget (210 KB)

Media Release: SCOA acknowledges appointment of Minister Lundy to the role of Minister of Multicultu Media Release: SCOA acknowledges appointment of Minister Lundy to the role of Minister of Multicultu (199 KB)

Media release: Migrant Integration Policy Index Media release: Migrant Integration Policy Index (303 KB)

Media release: Hugo Report - a welcome acknowledgement of a distinctive contribution Media release: Hugo Report - a welcome acknowledgement of a distinctive contribution (166 KB)

Media release: 2011-12 SGP Funding announced today Media release: 2011-12 SGP Funding announced today (65 KB)

Media release: Joint statement on Nauru and Malaysia 'solutions' Media release: Joint statement on Nauru and Malaysia 'solutions' (112 KB)

Media release: SCOA supports FECCAs call for a renewal of multiculturalism Media release: SCOA supports FECCAs call for a renewal of multiculturalism (77 KB)

Media Release: Federal Budget 2016-17 Media Release: Federal Budget 2016-17 (50 KB)