Dundedin Refugee CiH Update

On 29 April 2016 Di Daniels attended the DUNEDIN EDUCATION HUI held at the Edgar Centre in Dunedin to share ideas and experience on how to best support the Syrian families who had arrived in Dunedin the previous week.

Speakers included:
  • Pip Laufiso / Hassan Ibrahim Ministry of Education Refugee and Migrant team
  • Julie Anderson- Director of Education, Otago Southland
  • Keynote Speaker – Brent Ingram past Principal Hagley Community College ChCh
  • Patrick O’Connor – Director PEETO- The Multicultural Learning Centre ChCh
  • Helen Taylor-Young – Principal Victory School Nelson
  • Mastura Abdu Rahman – Diversity Manager
  • Sarah Denny – Director of Learning Communities – Hagley Community College
  • Di Daniels – National Coordinator, Computers in Homes
  • Ikran Ahmed- Bilingual Worker Hagley Community College
  • Sumaiya – General Manager, Canterbury Refugee Council and Ahmed Tan – Chairman, National Refugee Network

Helen Taylor-Young from Victory School in Nelson and
Hassan Ibrahim, Refugee and Migrant Coordinator for MoE South