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Report

Refugee resettlement in regional and rural Victoria: Impacts and policy issues

30 Mar 2008
DOI

http://doi.org/10.4225/50/59fa8ba63fd9a
Description

This Report has been commissioned by the Victorian Health Promotion Foundation (VicHealth) and prepared in partnership with the La Trobe Refugee Health Research Centre, La Trobe University; The McCaughey Centre, VicHealth Centre for the Promotion of Mental Health and Community Wellbeing, University of Melbourne; and the Victorian Foundation for Survivors of Torture (VFST) as a contribution to ongoing discussion about regional and rural refugee resettlement policy, strategies and choices.

The report’s aims are to:

1. increase understanding of the impacts of refugee regional and rural resettlement and relocation programs on the health and wellbeing of refugees;

2. increase understanding about the impacts of refugee regional and rural resettlement programs on regional communities; and

3. contribute to the development and evaluation of national, state and local government policies and programs relevant to the resettlement of refugees in regional areas.

Publication Details
Identifiers: 
ISBN: 
978-0-9757335-8-5
DOI: 
10.4225/50/59fa8ba63fd9a
Publication Place: 
Melbourne
Language: 
English
License Type: 
All Rights Reserved
Published year only: 
2008
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