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World Refugee Day Soccer Tournament.

ChangeMakers Resettlement Forum, Capital Football, The Wellington Phoenix  and Better Football, hosted a special World Refugee Day Football Tournament between refugee background communities and Host community on 23rd   Jun at ASB Sports Centre to celebrate and acknowledge diversity.   There were eight teams from different nationalities, included players from Columbia, Eritrean, Syria, Afghan and Iran.  The… Read more »

Volunteer Needed for TTC Driving Programme!

We’re looking for some remarkable women for our TTC Driving Programme willing to volunteer their time to take a refugee-background woman for driving practice. The learner drivers have had lessons with a driving school and need practice to prepare for their restricted licence test. The learner driver will provide the car for practice. Comprehensive training… Read more »

World Refugee Day Photo Exhibition

ChangeMakers Resettlement Forum and Living Wage Movement Aotearoa NZ together hosted an event to mark and celebrate United Nations World Refugee Day on 20 June at the New Zealand Portrait Gallery, Wellington. Both the organisations organised a Photo Exhibition, My Life……To Live. The photos by Ehsan Hazaveh displayed the lives of six refugee background workers… Read more »

ChangeMakers and Living Wage Movement World Refugee Day 2019 exhibition.

ChangeMakers Resettlement Forum and Living Wage Movement Aotearoa NZ warmly invite you to join us at an event to mark and celebrate United Nations World Refugee Day at 6pm, 20 June, at the New Zealand Portrait Gallery. At the event the Hon. Grant Robertson, Wellington MP and Minister of Finance, will launch a photo exhibition,… Read more »

Open Road student Razan gains her full licence

It is our pleasure today to celebrate Razan passing her full licence on the Open Road driving programme. Razan and her mentor Tanya have worked so hard to get to this point. Congratulations Razan and heartfelt thanks to Tanya for all the time she gave to helping Razan reach her goal. An awesome achievement!