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Associate Professor Leanne Weber’s Webinar on ‘Risk, Race and the Challenge of Inclusive Policing’, Tuesday, 18th August 2020, from 2.00pm-3.30pm (AEST). Building on the global momentum for police reform this webinar provides a forum for discussing ways to improve interactions between police and young people from South Sudanese and Pasifika backgrounds.
While the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the economy and our public health system have been well documented, the crisis has also given rise to a diverse range of social harms. Among these is the increase in incidents of hate speech targeting members of various ethnic and religious minorities, both online and offline. In a recent webinar, academics, policy makers, and community leaders came together to discuss how to understand and respond effectively to contemporary hate speech.
The Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre is pleased to be working with leading industry partners to support three PhD candidates to become the next thought leaders responding to key migration, diversity, and inclusion challenges.
Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre Deputy Director Associate Professor Helen Forbes-Mewett is raising awareness of the specific mental health needs of international students - and supporting the development of best-practice responses.