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Refugee Employment Support Program

An initiative from the NSW Government, the Refugee Employment Support Program (RESP) seeks to address the barriers faced by refugees and people seeking asylum. RESP assists up to 6,000 refugees and 1,000 asylum seekers to find long term, skilled employment opportunities. The initiative currently operates in Western Sydney and Illawarra.

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Refugee Week 2022

Refugee Week from 19-25 June 2022 is Australia’s peak annual activity to inform the public about refugees and celebrate positive contributions made by refugees to Australian society.


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