Refugees – Courage and Contribution

Posted by Sharyn Rognrust, Category: Refugee & Asylum Seekers,

There's a persistent myth or misconception that refugees don't contribute to Australian society.

But it's almost impossible to imagine a Victoria without the significant social, economic and cultural contributions that refugees make to our state.

Refugee Week is an important time for us all to recognise these benefits come to us from people who are an incredible source of courage, ingenuity and inspiration.

Let's take this time to look at what refugees can teach us and reflect on their positive impact in Victoria read more