ECCV State Election Platform launched

The Ethnic Communities’ Council of Victoria has released its policy platform for the upcoming Victorian Election. ECCV’s State Election Platform 2022 is calling on all parties to learn from the experiences and systemic gaps exposed by the pandemic and take action to...

Elder abuse literature review

In recognition of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2022, ECCV is pleased to release our literature review synthesising existing research on elder abuse against people from migrant and refugee backgrounds. Building on our work as part of the Raising Awareness of Elder...

ECCV Victorian State Budget Analysis 22-23

Overview The 2022-23 Budget was delivered on 3 May 2022, almost a year after the 2021-22 Budget. This year’s Budget is designed to address almost two years of disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, with significant investments in healthcare and service delivery....

Chronic Disease Prevention in Multicultural Communities

Chronic diseases such as type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease (CVD) are on the rise in Australia and are now the nation’s leading cause of death and disability. Incidence of these conditions are higher in migrant communities than amongst the Australian born...

“Protecting Our Communities” video series launched

ECCV is proud to present the final videos in “Protecting Our Communities,” a 15-language video series featuring COVID-19 stories from Victoria’s diverse migrant and refugee communities. The videos tell the heartfelt personal stories of community...