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Booklet - 'A Handbook for Support Groups', Department of Immigration & Ethnic Affairs, 1983 Document Reg. No: HT 9147

Booklet titled 'A Handbook for Support Groups participating in the Community Refugee Settlement Scheme', issued by the Department of Immigration & Ethnic Affairs and published by the Australian Government Publishing Service in 1983 It provides basic information for participants in Community Refugee Settlement Scheme on assisting refugees settle. This is a new edition which includes section on Eastern Europeans reflecting Polish intake in early 1980s, as well as Indo-Chinese refugees reflecting ongoing intake of refugees from Vietnam during this period.
24 page booklet plus cover, staple bound, blue cover with Commonwealth of Australia crest at masthead and two photographs of refugees receiving community assistance, white title text.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Ms Helen Sartinas - Museum Victoria Immigration Museum, 2005
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 24.90 cm (Height), 17.50 cm (Width)

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Tagged with: immigration, white australia policy, racism, discrimination, immigration debates, immigration policies, multiculturalism, australian citizenship act, racial discrimination act, refugees
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Community Activity
Tertiary Classification: reference materials
Inscriptions: Text, front cover: DEPARTMENT OF IMMIGRATION AND ETHNIC AFFAIRS/A Handbook for/Support Groups/participating in the/Community Refugee/Settlement Scheme.
Issued By: Department of Immigration & Ethnic Affairs, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 1983
Publisher: Australian Government Publishing Service (AGPS), Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 1983

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