CULTURAL DIVERSITY CALENDAR 2013
Face the facts: Cultural Diversity | Australian Human
About cultural diversity in Australia. One in four of Australia’s 22 million people were born overseas; 46 per cent have at least one parent who was born overseas; and nearly 20 per cent of Australians speak a language other than English at home. In 2013, overseas migration represented 60 per cent of Australia’s population growth in the year.
World Day for Cultural Diversity, for Dialogue and
Celebrating World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development. Held every year on 21 May, the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development celebrates not only the richness of the world’s cultures, but also the essential role of intercultural dialogue for achieving peace and sustainable development.
Reflections on cultural humility - APA
Hook, Davis, Owen, Worthington and Utsey (2013) conceptualize cultural humility as the “ability to maintain an interpersonal stance that is other-oriented (or open to the other) in relation to aspects of cultural identity that are most important to the [person]” (p. 2). Three factors guide a sojourner toward cultural humility.
Cultural and linguistic diversity
Dec 04, 2020The department recognises the enduring traditions and cultures of the Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islander people and also acknowledges the rich
Diversity in Canada: an overview | Canadian Immigrant
Jun 04, 2013Diversity has played an important role in Canada’s formative history. Today, Canada boasts the highest percentage of foreign-born citizens than any other G8 country. In 2012, Canada welcomed a record number of immigrants for its seventh consecutive year, with 257,515 newcomers entering the country.
Chapter 27. Working Together for Racial Justice and
Work to ensure that diversity is valued and included in the city government's mission statement. Make an effort to support events that celebrate the traditions of different cultural and ethnic groups. This can be as simple as including such events on the community calendar and actively publicizing them.
In search of cultural competence - APA
In search of cultural competence. Psychologists still know little about what constitutes good treatment for people of diverse cultures. But researchers are getting closer by taking a variety of scientific approaches, including studying cultural adaptations of proven treatments. By Tori DeAngelis. March 2015, Vol 46, No. 3. Print version: page
Harmony Day - a celebration of cultural diversity
Harmony Day celebrates the fact that Australia is one of the most culturally diverse countries in the world—approximately one in four of Australia’s population was born overseas and around 44 per cent were either born overseas or have a parent who was born overseas. Australians identify with more than 270 ancestries, speak over 260 languages and practice a wide range of religions.
Promoting Diversity, Equity and Cultural Competence in the
Mar 07, 2012National Center for Cultural Competence (2011) The Role of Self-Assessment in Achieving Cultural Competence. The Cultural Competence Exchange, Issue 4. Retrieved 7/3/2012. Sue Wilson (no date) Fostering Goodness & Caring: Promoting Moral Development of Young Children retrieved 7/3/2012. Diversity in Practice tip sheet, retrieved 7 March 2013
Becoming a Culturally Competent Health Care Organization | AHA
Jun 18, 2013Increase diversity and minority workforce pipelines. Involve the community. Make cultural competency an institutional priority. Also included are self-assessment checklists for hospital leaders and a list of relevant cultural competency resources. For additional resource on equity, please visit the Equity of Care website.