Deposit Z567 - Federation of Ethnic Communities' Councils of Australia deposit

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Federation of Ethnic Communities' Councils of Australia deposit


  • 1980 - 1994 (Creation)

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24.5 m

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(1979 -)

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The Federation was established in 1979 as the peak national body for organisations representing Australians from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds to advocate to government, business and the broader community. It is concerned with issues of social welfare and justice, health services, immigration, citizenship, racism, and youth and women's issues.

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Classified subject files including Executive Committee and Steering Committee meeting papers, correspondence with members of parliament and organisations, conference and seminar papers, speeches, press releases and papers of the Ethnic Youth Officer and the Ethnic Women's Officer, inwards and outwards correspondence, press cuttings and printed material. Includes publications of the Indo-Chinese Refugee Association including resources and library material in a range of languages gathered to assist immigrants.


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Entered from deposit description 4 December 2012




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