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Report launch: Racial and cultural exclusivism in Melbourne neighbourhoods

Increases in immigration to Australia has changed the urban landscape. But do these changes influence the inter-personal relationships and networks in these areas, and if so, does this help or harm these communities?

MMIC only 7 April, 2020
Image of international students (Credit: IEAA)

International student mental health: raising awareness and developing effective responses

Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre Deputy Director Dr Helen Forbes-Mewett is raising awareness of the specific mental health needs of international students - and supporting the development of best-practice responses.

MMIC only 31 March, 2020

Welcoming Cities Guideline Launch

In partnership with  MMIC only 6 March, 2020

Cultivating empathy through conversation: new study to develop and measure new social interventions

A new study by Monash researchers will develop and measure interventions to reduce negative attitudes towards immigrants in the community.

MMIC only 27 February, 2020

MMIC Welcomes Charishma Ratnam

Charishma Ratnam joins MMIC as our first postdoctoral research fellow.

MMIC only 6 February, 2020
Image from 'Youth in the City' exhibition in Prato, Italy

Participatory research project maps the stories of multicultural youth in the Italian city of Prato

As part of a new international project, a diverse group of young people in Prato recently collaborated with researchers to produce an exhibition that creatively tells their stories of life in the multiethnic Italian city.

MMIC only 3 December, 2019
MMIC PhD scholar Prabha Bogoda Arachchige (far left) moderates a panel of culturally and linguistically diverse female business and community leaders for the ‘Women of Impact’ networking event, 6 November 2019

Women from diverse backgrounds share inspiring stories of securing and succeeding in leadership roles

Last month, MMIC PhD scholar Prabha Bogoda Arachchige moderated a panel and networking event aimed to raise awareness of the barriers faced by culturally and linguistically diverse women in securing leadership roles in Australia.

MMIC only 2 December, 2019

New research from Alan Gamlen compares and critiques the use of ‘Immigrant Investor Programs’ for state development

In a new article, Alan Gamlen and international colleagues have called for a set of principles to ensure well-designed and well-run migration schemes that rely on investment and economic development.

Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre 17 September, 2019
IMISCOE map and logo

MMIC joins leading international network of research institutes and scholars of migration and diversity

The Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre (MMIC) has been announced as the first non-European member of IMISCOE, securing MMIC’s place as a leading voice on migration and diversity in the Asia Pacific.

Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre 16 September, 2019