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The Role Of The Multicultural Sector In Health

A Speech by Sam Afra, Chairperson Ethnic Communities’ Council of Victoria (ECCV) DHS Cultural Diversity Forum - 20 March 2008 Good morning. It’s a pleasure to join you this morning for this special DHS Cultural Diversity

Reflection on the 1967 Referendum and the Commissioner’s

ECCV Annual General Meeting 27 November 2007 Special Guest Speaker - Tom Calma On 27 November, National Race Discrimination Commissioner and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner, Tom Calma, delivered the following speech to

Challenges for CALD Drug & Alcohol Service Delivery

Speech Delivered at the Drug Info Clearinghouse Seminar Culturally and linguistically diverse communities and drug prevention: overcoming the barriers October 30, 2007 Angliss Conference Centre, Melbourne By Phong Nguyen Chairperson Ethnic Communities’ Council of Victoria Introduction

Ethnic Senior Citizens Forum: The Changing Face of

October 4, 2007, Preston Address by Peter van Vliet , Executive Officer Thank you for the opportunity to speak at today’s forum and I welcome you all. May I begin by paying my respects to the

The Second Victorian Immigration and Settlement Conference

Multiculturalism: The Way Forward By Voula Messimeri, Chair of FECCA and Deputy Chair of ECCV Integration Conference: Melbourne Park Hyatt Hotel, August 21, 2007 Having heard the various spin on the ‘integration’ word —with both its

In Defence of an Inclusive Citizenship

FECCA Congress - Hobart, July 31 2007 A Speech on the Changes to Australia’s Citizenship Laws by Peter van Vliet Executive Officer, Ethnic Communities’ Council of Victoria Thank you for the opportunity to address the FECCA

Ethnic Seniors Fair Go for Pensioners Rally

State Library Victoria May 31 Delivered by Phong Nguyen, Chairperson The Ethnic Communities Council of Victoria has long been concerned about the rising cost of living for pensioners. We are pleased to be here today as

ECCV Signing of the Community Accord

Speech at Queen’s Hall, Parliament House, Melbourne 21 March, 2007 Delivered by Phong Nguyen, Chairperson First may I begin by paying my respect to the traditional owners of the land—the Kulin Nation—and their elders past and

A Speech on the Proposed Changes to Australian

VASST VCE Teachers Conference 19 March 2007 Caulfield Melbourne Address by Peter van Vliet, Executive Officer Thank you for the opportunity to address the VASST Conference today on the issue of Australian citizenship. Today I wanted

Speech to launch the ECCV’s Multicultural Aged Care

September 6, 2006, Carlton, Victoria. Address by Peter van Vliet, Executive Officer The ECCV is extremely proud to present our proposal for a Multicultural Aged Care Strategy to Victoria’s political parties in the lead up to

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