Sister Works, where migrant and refugee women support each other to get ahead in Australia

Mar 04, 2020

The Colombian Luz Restrepo worked in her home country as a clinic administrator. When she arrived in Australia as a refugee in 2010, the difficulties to start over were significant.

Without being able to speak English or know how to navigate in an unknown environment, partnering with other women was essential to get ahead.

“The first three years were very difficult. At some point being with women, making […]

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