Media release — Celebrate Harmony Week at home 16 March 2020 Media release – Multicultural Council cancels Harmony Week gatherings
Media release — Against Racism 20 March 2020 Media release – Against Racism 20 March 2020 (1)
Media alert – Our Leaders’ messages of hope 23 March 2020 Media Alert — Our Leaders’ messages of hope The Multicultural Council of Tasmania (MCOT) has today released a video compiling messages of hope in these trying times from our community leaders. The video commemorates this year’s ‘virtual’ harmony week, given the cancellation of physical […]
MCOT media release – 10 March – corona virus
Media Release 13 January 2020 Religious Freedom shouldn’t override Tasmania’s racism ban The Multicultural Council of Tasmania (MCOT) has today delivered a constructive submission to the Commonwealth Government on its religious discrimination bills.
Media Release 9 December 2019 : The Multicultural Council of Tasmania (MCOT) has delivered a state budget submission calling for a range of regulatory, tax and spending changes to boost social cohesion.
Media Release : 6 November 2019 – Below-award wage inquiries should examine discrimination
Media Release – 26 November 2019, The Multicultural Council of Tasmania has identified some increased polarisation of views about wide-ranging immigration and multiculturalism, following today’s release of the 2019 Social Cohesion Report by the Scanlon Institute.
Dear Members and friends, It is with great pleasure that I provide you with this timely update. Earlier this year, I joined the Multicultural Council of Tasmania with the express task of supporting the organisation through a particularly challenging period of change. Originally, it was expected that my work would require a year. However, I […]
Last week, the Honourable Jacquie Petrusma MP, Minister for Disability Services and Community Development shared in Parliament her support and words of condolences for the victims and families affected by the recent attacks in Sri Lanka and California (see attached Parliamentary speech 2 May 2019). On behalf of our members, we thank the Minister for […]