COLIN BIGGERS & PAISLEY SPONSORS REFUGEE ALTERNATIVES CONFERENCE

By February 23, 2017CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTIONS, MEDIA

The Colin Biggers & Paisley Foundation is a proud Principal Sponsor of the Refugee Council’s two-day conference “Refugee Alternatives”.

This two-day conference, in conjunction with the University of New South Wales, will bring together a broad range of expertise covering topics of displacement, protection, cooperation, wellbeing, resilience, education, advocacy, and unity. A broad range of speakers from across the local, national and international space will bring extensive and complementary expertise to the conference discussions, notably and vitally, that of lived experience.

The Refugee Council of Australia (RCOA) is the national umbrella body for refugees and the organisations and individuals who support them. With more than 200 organisational members and hundreds more individual members and supporters, RCOA’s work centres around the key areas of research and policy analysis, advocacy and representation (of member, refugee and asylum seeker issues) and community education and awareness raising. In addition, RCOA seeks funding for specific projects that directly relate to its objectives and enhance its capacity to serve the refugee community.

The Colin Biggers & Paisley Foundation is very proud of our ongoing community partnership with the Refugee Council of Australia and to be a Principal Sponsor of the Refugee Alternatives two-day conference.

For more information, contact Daisy Johnson.