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The Walk for Harmony

Historically, the Ismaili Community has always been proactive in promoting cultural diversity and improving the quality of lives of the people in the midst of which they live.

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Unemployed young men graduate with work-ready skills

A group of 18 unemployed young men with intellectual disabilities have gained vital job skills after graduating from a Men’s Shed mentoring project that was funded in partnership by the WA Disability Services Commission and Therapy focus, and run by researchers from Curtin and Western Sydney Universities.

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Cultural battle over cancer: Challenges for promoting cancer screening among immigrant women

Although the concept of taking preventive measures including cancer screening is well established in Australia, assimilation into this concept may be a challenge for women from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds. Read more from Dr Cannas Kwok.

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Towards zero tolerance for female genital mutilation (FGM)

Female genital mutilation (FGM) also known as female genital circumcision or cutting is a global health issue affecting women and girls. Read more from Dr Olayide Ogunsiji.

Historical asylum notes help recreate play on topic “swept under the carpet”

WOMEN institutionalised after giving birth is the focus of a unique play being performed in Parramatta.

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