ICV Office for Women – The Convo

The Convo is an exciting, fun new podcast series that is the brainchild of Islamic of Council of Victoria’s Office for Women team. Join us for monthly half hour chats on everything from politics, culture, faith,  health, education, relationships and everything in between!  We hope to engage with you on what matters to you. Grab…

Have You Been Abused Due To Race?

In Victoria it is against the law to physically assault or threaten to assault someone. According to the Human Rights Commission, it is also against the law in Victoria to yell, scream or hurt someone because of the colour of their skin or their religion.  For instance because a woman is wearing a hijab. Islamophobic…

Let’s End The Detention of Children Once and for All

Joint statement by Australian organisations and community groups The report of the Australian Human Rights Commission’s National Inquiry into Children in Immigration Detention provides compelling evidence of the need for Australia to cease the detention of children once and for all. Drawing on interviews in detention facilities with more than 1000 children and their parents,…