New Zealanders from refugee backgrounds participating fully in New Zealand life
NEWS: 'I shouldn't have to sacrifice my culture'
Rezvan left Iran with her parents when she was just a little girl. Today she identifies as a New Zealander, but doesn't believe being accepted should mean sacrificing her culture or beliefs.
Our Board is governed by people from refugee backgrounds who represent the interests of former refugees generally rather then their communities specifically. We also have 20% representation from other communities.