Refugee Council of Australia
Fadak alfayadh

Fadak Alfayadh

Fadak is a community lawyer and a refugee. Her community legal work upholds human rights and ensures access to legal services for those marginalised. Before her current work in community development, Fadak worked in the refugee rights sector. Her work in settlement services was vital to newly arrived refugees. Fadak was the Director of Advocacy at RISE and she is passionate about building and mobilising communities. Fadak is an international and local speaker and commentator, and has had her work featured in Al Jazeera, The Age, New Matilda, RightNow & Catalogue. Fadak is also a local and federal government adviser.