The two day conference on 19 -20 February 2019 brought together a broad range of expertise covering topics of displacement; protection; cooperation; wellbeing; resilience; education; advocacy; and unity. The speakers...
About the conference
The third annual conference was hosted by the University of South Australia in Adelaide, with our partners at the Migration and Refugee Research Network (MARRNet). It was held in Adelaide on 19-20 February 2019.
The conference, brought together a broad range of expertise from across the country and globally to directly discuss, share, learn and contribute to new understandings and solutions to current issues.
Over the course of two days, the conference covered topics of displacement; protection; cooperation; wellbeing; resilience; education and advocacy. These themes were explored through 17 diverse sessions with 70 speakers and over a total of 350 participants.
The theme for the 2019 conference was the refugee sector’s ‘Platform for Change’- our call for five key changes to Australian refugee policy.
Watch the video of the session ‘Settling into Australian regional communities’. This session highlighted the experiences of resettlement in regional areas, with a focus on secondary movement and the...