Refugee Week

Author - Afiqah Rozali

Refugee doctor back on track saving lives

Saif Noori understands both hard work and hardship.  Before arriving in Australia in May 2018 on a humanitarian visa, Mr Noori was a medical officer at a hospital in Iraq. Mr Noori has a bachelor’s degree in...

Serina Saka with family

Determined young refugee takes life by storm

Serina Saka arrived in Australia as a refugee from Iraq after spending four years in Lebanon with her parents and four siblings.  Arriving in Sydney airport in 2019, the Saka family were greeted by Settlement Services...

Milad Kado

Milad is a medical science graduate from Western Sydney University and is currently studying a Master of Pharmacy at the University of Sydney. He has been in Australia for 8 years and is a high achiever, having made the...

Face-to-Face Speaker and Refugee Week Ambassador Dalal Sleiman

Dalal Sleiman

Dalal entered Australia as a refugee in February 1992. She attended the AMEP program to learn English and then enrolled at Victorian University to study for her bachelor’s degree in Community Development. In May 2013...