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  1. South Sudanese Youth Use the Healing Power of Art to Build Peace and Connection

      Abe Nouk from Creative Rebellion Youth, Sarah Williams from Footprints, Ibby Deng, Akur (Veronica) Deng Barr Abyei from Youth Australia, and Ezeldin Deng from…

  2. The Nuba Mountain Association of Australia builds connections to help their people in the Nuba Mountains

    Haroun Kofi and Komi Bana from the Nuba Mountains International diaspora group at the Diasporas in Action conference, September 2016  “Every day is a bombing…

  3. Bridging Lanka: Building Bridges between Sri Lankans in Australia and their Country of Origin

    Jeremy Liyanage is the Executive Director of Bridging Lanka and moved the audience to tears with his passion and authenticity at the Diasporas in Action…

  4. Diaspora Action Australia Helps OSGA Get United Nations Consultative Status

    Oromio Support Group Australia (OSGA) has worked with DAA for many years. Through mutual hard work and enjoyable cooperation, OSGA was given official consultative status…

  5. Diaspora conference breaks new ground

    The Diasporas in Action conference, on 26-27 September 2016, marked a turning point in how we in Australia think about the role of diasporas in…

  6. United Nations Grants Oromia Support Group Australia the UN Special Consultative Status

    Oromia Support Group Australia (OSGA) has received UN special consultative status, a significant achievement for the NGO. The status allows the organisation to attend UN…

  7. Forum calls African diaspora to make their mark in the economic sector

    On July 22, 2016, Diaspora Action Australia (DAA) participated in the inaugural Australia Diaspora Engagement Forum (ADEF). The forum, hosted by the Australia Zimbabwe Business…

  8. Learn, Achieve, Give Back and Leave an Impact. That is what Shabnam Safa is doing

    To mark International Women’s Day we profile Shabnam Safa, one of the many inspirational women we get to work with at Diaspora Action Australia.

  9. Voices for Action. Inaugural Forum on Diasporas and Afghanistan

    Diaspora Action Australia (DAA) strives to help diaspora groups effect change in their countries of origin, as well as to highlight to government agencies and international NGOs the important work that these organisations do.

  10. DAA brings DFAT and African diaspora leaders together

    Diaspora Action Australia hosted a roundtable discussion with Mr Matthew Neuhaus, Assistant Secretary, Africa Branch, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) and African diaspora leaders in Melbourne on October 28.