You can read the report by the Refugee Council of Australia and UNSW on the first annual conference held in Sydney on 22-23 February 2017.
About the conference
The Refugee Council of Australia and UNSW Sydney Grand Challengesheld the inaugural annual conference Refugee Alternatives: Improving policy, practice and public support on 22- 23 February 2017.
The two-day conference, hosted at UNSW, brought together more than 350 people to collaborate and discuss policy and practice. The broad range of expertise made for riveting, purposeful engagement on a range of themes including good practice in resettlement; innovation within education; mental health and resilience; youth issues; deconstructing the drivers of forced migration; refugee industries.
Watch the keynote speech for the 2017 conference by Professor Gillian Triggs, President of the Australian Human Rights Commission.