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Settlement Services International – Celebrating the Year of Welcome

Settlement Services International (SSI) is an Event Partner of Refugee Week and helps us make the week a moment to celebrate and gather. We have partnered with SSI to share stories from their frontline services, showcasing the amazing resilience, creativity and ingenious of people of refugee background they work with.

Check out the range of amazing stories!

SSI Refugee Week Events

To celebrate Refugee Week, SSI are hosting a range of events we encourage you to get along to!!

Foundations for Belonging: A snapshot of newly arrived refugees
1pm – 2pm AEST

Zoom: RSVP via link above

Successful settlement and integration is a goal shared by refugees, the communities where they settle and government at all levels.

Join Settlement Services International for the launch of new research that shines a light on the social and civic dimensions of integration. Hear the perspectives of refugees themselves and their everyday experiences of welcome, participation and belonging.

Learn of actions that governments, policymakers, service providers and civil society can pursue to strengthen their contribution to settlement and integration.

ABC News reporter Lydia Feng will moderate a panel discussion featuring research Co-author and Senior Research Fellow at Western Sydney University Shanthi Robertson, SSI Settlement Services Manager Dor Achiek and Refugee Council of Australia Policy Officer Shufuka Tahiri.

Register here