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Inquiry into Multiculturalism in Australia

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On Monday, 18 March 2013, the Joint Standing Committee on Migration tabled its report on the inquiry into Multiculturalism in Australia entitled Inquiry into Migration and Multiculturalism in Australia.

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This report is comprised of preliminary pages, 12 chapters, 1 clarifying statement and 3 appendices.

Inquiry into Migration and Multiculturalism in Australia

Preliminary pages (PDF 485KB)
Contents, Foreword, Committee Membership, Terms of Reference, List of Abbreviations and List of Recommendations

Chapter 1 (PDF 136KB)

Chapter 2 (PDF 479KB)
Multiculturalism — an overview

Chapter 3 (PDF 547KB)
The anti-racism framework and multiculturalism

Chapter 4 (PDF 572KB)
Religious diversity: questions about Islam

Chapter 5 (PDF 307KB)
Multiculturalism and the Social Inclusion Agenda

Chapter 6 (PDF 397KB)
National approach to planning and policy

Chapter 7 (PDF 192KB)

Chapter 8 (PDF 255KB)
Diaspora communities

Chapter 9 (PDF 426KB)
Settlement and participation

Chapter 10 (PDF 390KB)
National productive capacity

Chapter 11 (PDF 319KB)
Employment issues

Chapter 12 (PDF 202KB)
Incentives to support new business enterprises

Clarifying Statement (PDF 122KB)
Coalition Members and Senators

Appendix A (PDF 104KB)

Appendix B (PDF 93KB)

Appendix C (PDF 151KB)

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