Objective

This program aims to achieve the following:
Enhance culturally and linguistically diverse community awareness and understanding of citizenship and promote their participation in citizenship related activities.
Promote harmonious relations between ethnic communities as well as between ethnic communities and the wider community.

Key Performance Outcomes

Increased awareness within CALD communities of proactive citizenship opportunities
Increased participation of ethnic communities in citizenship related activities.
Enhanced community awareness and acceptance of the relationship between multiculturalism and citizenship.
Greater collaborative activities between various ethnic groups and between ethnic communities and mainstream.
Mainstream organizations adopting a more inclusive approach to addressing cultural diversity.
Heightened awareness within the wider community of critical issues relevant to achieving positive community relations.

Performance Indicators

An increase in the participation of ethnic communities in citizenship related activities.
An increase in the number of activities amongst various ethnic groups and between ethnic communities and mainstream organizations.
Evidence of mainstream organizations adopting a more inclusive approach when addressing cultural diversity issues.
ECC participation in citizenship and community relations activities as evidenced by:
Participation in committees
Collaborative work undertaken with key stakeholders.Through the year ECC has organized different activities as part of the citizenship and community relations program.
Lotteries Commission Management Training
Forums
Community Awards.