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English language test for partner visa to be reassessed

by Esther Lozano - Friday, 9 October 2020

The Ethnic Communities' Council of New South Wales (ECC NSW) today called on the Federal Government to reassess the announced language preconditions for partner visas delineating English proficiency required by both applicants and their sponsors.

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2020 AGM deferred to 2021

by Esther Lozano - Friday, 2 October 2020

In accordance with the regulations and advice provided by the department of fair trading, the AGM for the Ethnic Communities' Council of NSW, originally scheduled for Sunday October 25, will be deferred to 2021.

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The Ethnic Communities’ Council extends its sympathies and support to the people of Beirut

by Esther Lozano - Tuesday, 11 August 2020

The Ethnic Communities’ Council extends its sympathies and support to the people of Beirut and Lebanon following the deadly tragedy that occurred last Thursday. 

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The Ethnic Communities’ Council of NSW pushes for diversity within the Energy Industry

by Esther Lozano - Tuesday, 14 July 2020

The Ethnic Communities’ Council of NSW (ECCNSW) found that culturally and linguistically diverse communities (CALD) face structural and institutional challenges in negotiating the energy market and often they do not complain (or their complaints are not heard) and so they are ignored.

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NSW Government supporting multicultural communities through COVID-19

by Esther Lozano - Tuesday, 9 June 2020

Help is on its way to the most vulnerable people affected by COVID-19, with the NSW Government providing over $6 million for our multicultural communities including migrants and temporary visa holders.

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