Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre

Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre

The Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre (MMIC) takes an interdisciplinary, evidence based approach to understanding migration and social, economic and cultural inclusion

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Can diaspora groups play a role in more effective engagement during peacebuilding, development and humanitarian responses?

A new project by Alan Gamlen at Monash aims to build more effective engagement with developing and conflict-affected countries by strengthening the relationship between diaspora groups and humanitarian & development agencies.

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Events in August with MMIC visiting scholar Maartje van der Woude (Leiden University)

Maartje van der Woude (Professor of Law & Society at Leiden University)

In August, the Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre is running a number of events featuring visiting scholar Maartje van der Woude, Professor of Law and Society at Leiden University, giving audiences an opportunity to gain new perspectives on crime, immigration and border control, and the nexus of activism and academia.

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Cultivating empathy through conversation: new study tackles Islamophobia by developing and measuring new social interventions

A new study by Monash researchers will develop and measure interventions to reduce negative attitudes towards Muslims in the community.

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Research by Associate Professor Marie Segrave sheds light on experiences of social inclusion among unlawful migrant workers

Unlawful migrant workers are frequently positioned as either taking Australian jobs or as powerless victims of human trafficking and slavery. Yet despite having no formal rights or protections, evidence shows they are included in society and valued as productive workers, consumers and active members in the community.

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Monash University Senior Lecturer and MMIC Deputy Director, Helen Forbes-Mewett

Helen Forbes-Mewett sheds light on international student mental health

Monash Migration and Inclusion Centre Deputy Director Helen Forbes-Mewett’s research offers insight into a vital issue that is often overlooked: the mental health of international students in Australia.

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