Interview with Gayle Carr, the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre's Community Engagement Manager

Sunday, 12 August 2018 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Celine Yap and Gayle Carr

Gayle Carr, the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre's Community Engagement Manager speaks about their strategy 'Right Track', a community led movement working together to shift attitudes towards people seeking asylum. She outlined the research behind using the right words and phrases particularly for language used in human rights campaigns. She explained that each and every one of us can initiate change in our own communities by having conversations using a simple framework.

Sunday 10:00am to 10:30am
Can you imagine what it would be like to have to flee terror in your own country, spend days or weeks in a leaky boat on dangerous, rolling seas ready to swallow you at any moment, and then arrive in a new country, where you are terrorised even more?

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