Our Partners

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MY Australia is a research collaboration between University of Melbourne and eight community organisations and government agencies around Australia.
The research is funded by the Australian Research Council (LP150100219 2016-2018).


University of Melbourne
This research is a joint project of the University of Melbourne’s Youth Research Centre and Research Unit in Public Cultures.
Youth Research Centre
Research Unit in Public Cultures

Multicultural Youth Advocacy Network (Australia)
MYAN is Australia’s only national voice representing the needs and interests of young people from refugee and migrant backgrounds.

Centre for Multicultural Youth
The Centre for Multicultural Youth is a Victorian not-for-profit organisation supporting young people from migrant and refugee backgrounds to build better lives in Australia.

Access Community Services
Access Community Services Limited works towards a cohesive community where everyone is valued and can fully participate in the social and economic life of the community.

Multicultural Youth Affairs Network NSW
MYAN NSW works to develop appropriate policies, strategies and resources that address multicultural youth issues at the local, regional and state-wide levels in NSW.

Office of Multicultural Affairs and Citizenship VIC
The Office of Multicultural Affairs and Citizenship (OMAC) within the Department of Premier and Cabinet drives Victorian Government multicultural policy and program implementation, to promote active citizenship and unity throughout a vibrant multicultural community.

Youth Coalition ACT
The Youth Coalition is the peak youth affairs body in the Australian Capital Territory and is responsible for representing the interests of people aged between 12 and 25 years of age, and those who work with them.

Multicultural Youth SA
A leading community-based, not-for-profit organisation that provides a diverse range of services and programs to support multicultural young people and young families living in South Australia.

Youth Advisory Council WA
The Youth Affairs Council of Western Australia (YACWA) is the peak non-government youth organisation in Western Australia.

Migrant Resource Centre Southern Tasmania
The Migrant Resource Centre (MRC) has been helping migrants, humanitarian entrants and refugees to settle comfortably in Tasmania since 1979.
Our Team

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Johanna Wyn, Youth Research Centre, University of Melbourne
Audrey Yue, National University of Singapore
Gavan McCarthy, eScholarship Research Centre, University of Melbourne
Gilbert Caluya, Research Unit in Public Cultures, University of Melbourne
Rimi Khan, Research Unit in Public Cultures, University of Melbourne
Babak Dadvand, Youth Research Centre, University of Melbourne
Jessica Crofts, Youth Research Centre, University of Melbourne