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ECCV thanks Police Commissioner Ken Lay for commitment to culturally diverse communities

The Ethnic Communities’ Council of Victoria (ECCV) applauds the work of retiring Victoria Police Commissioner Ken Lay APM and the commitment made to rebuild the confidence and trust in the police among Victoria’s culturally and linguistically

ECCV welcomes new Government and Minister

The Ethnic Communities’ Council of Victoria (ECCV) acknowledges the election of a Victorian Labor government and looks forward to working with the newly-announced Minister for Multicultural Affairs, Robin Scott.   ECCV Chairperson Eddie Micallef said: "I

Labor commits to multiculturalism

ECCV is pleased to see the Labor Party's commitment to preserving and strengthening Victoria's multiculturalism. The organisation looks forward to working with the new Victorian Government to implement their commitments to culturally and linguistically diverse communities,

Australian politicians must not pass refugee Bill

The Migration and Maritime Powers Legislation Amendments (Resolving the Asylum Legacy Caseload) Bill 2014 should not be passed into law, the Ethnic Communities' Council of Victoria (ECCV) says. The ECCV believes many parts of this Bill

Strong community support for multiculturalism remains

The continued support for multiculturalism in Australia is welcome news, the Ethnic Communities’ Council of Victoria (ECCV) says. The seventh Scanlon Foundation Mapping Social Cohesion national survey, released today, provides evidence that 85 per cent of

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