RESOURCEFUL REFUGEES: Unlocking the potential to contribute to Northern Australian Development

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Presenter:  Professor Graeme Hugo AO, Rebecca Eckard, Caz Coleman, Mahongo Fumbelo, Jeswyn Yogaratnam

Date: Jun 13, 2014

Time: 1:00pm to 4:30pm

Contact person:  Margie-Lee Hodson
T: 08 8946 7472

Location:  Yellow Building 1, Level 2, Room 48 (Red Room), Northern Institute , Charles Darwin University - Casuarina Campus

Target audience:  Open to the public - All Welcome

Northern Institute presents

Asylum Seeker Symposium 2014

RESOURCEFUL REFUGEES:  Unlocking the potential to contribute to Northern Australian Development

Hear expert views on:

  • Where refugees fit in the Northern Australian agenda
  • Ways refugees can contribute to Northern Australian Development
  • How refugee engagement can grow your business in Northern Australia
  • The program includes a Q&A with a panel of experts


  • Professor Graeme Hugo AO, Director of the Australian Population and Migration Research Centre at the University of Adelaide & ARC Australian Professorial Fellow
  • Rebecca Eckard, Research Coordinator with the Refugee Council of Australia in Melbourne
  • Caz Coleman, Acting Director of Melaleuca Refugee Centre
  • Mahongo Fumbelo, WISE Employment
  • Jeswyn Yogaratnam, President Northern Territory Council for Human Rights Education (NTCHRE) as MC


Please register to attend

All welcome – open to the public event