Racism and Discrimination
On behalf of all CMY staff and the CMY Board I would like to express our deep regret and remorse at learning of the tragedy that occurred last Friday at the Al Noor Mosque and Linwood Mosque in Christ... Read More
Australia’s young people are more mobile and culturally diverse than ever before. While this brings many advantages, multicultural young people face challenges that are not well understood by the comm... Read More
Statement from CMY CEO, Carmel Guerra I echo the sentiments of many others, our Board, staff and volunteers at CMY when I strongly condemn the racist rally that unfolded this past Saturday at St Kilda... Read More
One Roof Women: The Centre for Multicultural Youth (CMY) in partnership with The Wheeler Centre, and The Multicultural Centre for Women's Health (MCWH), is proud to present this three-day workshops se... Read More
This report presents the findings from the first phase of an ongoing research project titled Intergenerational Perspectives on the Criminalization of Young People from the South Sudanese Community in... Read More
The students and teaching staff at the first-ever CurioUS Community of Practice in August 2018 shared that belonging to them means “having a place and a role”, being “happy to be yourself”, “being p... Read More
CEO Message: 'Our collective efforts to fight against racism and discrimination have never been more urgent'
Like many others we are appalled and disgusted by the comments made by Queensland Senator Fraser Anning yesterday in regards to Australia’s immigration policy. We are a nation built on migration and o... Read More
CEO Message: ‘There is an issue to address but don’t demonise a whole community for the actions of a few'
The current media reporting and political commentary on the issues of youth crime in Victoria is deeply concerning to me as the CEO of the Centre for Multicultural Youth. We work with young people of... Read More
Over the past few weeks, there has been a barrage of media commentary about the involvement of young people from African backgrounds, especially South Sudanese, in crime. A recent A Current Affair pie... Read More
VicHealth, CSIRO’s Data61 and the Multicultural Youth Advocacy Network (MYAN) released a report looking at the trends impacting young refugees and migrants’ wellbeing last week. The Bright Futures: Sp... Read More