EVOCA Magazine

November 24, 2016

Celebrating 40 Year’s of ECCQ

As ECCQ celebrates its 40th year of service to multicultural communities, we would like to take the opportunity to acknowledge this significant achievement with our members, communities and stakeholders.  This booklet includes messages, a timelime and pictures from the over the years.  Click here to read it as a pdf and click here to read it online.

We thank our members for their contributions, dedication and support to ECCQ and multicultural Queensland. It goes without saying, that collaboration, cooperation and inclusion builds stronger communities.

 

August 22, 2016

EVOCA Celebrating Multiculturalism in Queensland

Welcome to Issue 176 of EVOCA magazine. This edition, ‘Celebrating Multicultural Queensland’ coincides with Queensland Multicultural Month, an initiative of the Queensland Government. I am delighted to introduce this edition as I’m sure readers will find it informative, inspiring and engaging. The content reflects Queensland Multicultural Month’s weekly themes: value of diversity, arts and culture, elders and storytelling, and also includes articles on community engagement, an integral aspect of a harmonious and productive multicultural society. We hope you enjoy it.

  • CEO, Garry Page

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May 17, 2016

EVOCA Autumn Edition May 2016

EVOCA, ECCQ’s quarterly magazine, features in-depth articles on topics around cultural diversity in Queensland. This edition, Health and Diversity, features a real story on treating hepatitis C and articles that cover topics including wellness, health and the internet. To read EVOCA online, click here. To download EVOCA as a pdf, click here

December 3, 2015

EVOCA Summer Edition December 2015

EVOCA, ECCQ’s quarterly magazine, features in-depth articles on topics around cultural diversity in Queensland. This edition focuses on education and training. Topics include education and training as a pathway to meaningful employment, community leadership, and how education can lead to better health outcomes. Other topics include the benefit of cross-cultural awareness training for service providers. We hope you enjoy reading it. To read EVOCA online, click here. To download EVOCA as a pdf, click here.

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July 22, 2015

EVOCA Winter Edition August 2015

The latest edition of EVOCA, ECCQ’s quarterly magazine, is now online. This edition, Ageing and Diversity, includes articles that highlight the importance of culturally inclusive aged care. Other topics include health and research in the context of ageing and diversity.  We hope you enjoy reading it. To read EVOCA online, click here. To download EVOCA as a pdf, click here.

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April 24, 2015

EVOCA, Special Edition

The autumn and special edition of EVOCA, ECCQ’s quarterly magazine, is now available online. This issue features tributes to the late Nick Xynias AO BEM, ECCQ founder, multicultural champion and Queensland Great. Read contributions from Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, former Prime Minister Bob Hawke AC, Leader of the Labor Party and Leader of the Opposition Bill Shorten, Lord Mayor Graham Quirk and more. Read the publication online here or download as a pdf here. Continue reading →

December 8, 2014

EVOCA Spring Edition November 2014

EVOCA, ECCQ’s quarterly magazine, features in-depth articles on topics around cultural diversity in Queensland. This edition, Health and Diversity, features a real story on what it’s like to live with HIV, prostate cancer in CALD communities, managing type 2 diabetes in CALD communities, bone health, creating positive experiences for residents in residential care and cultural competence for better care. We hope you enjoy it.

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September 3, 2014

EVOCA Winter Edition August 2014

EVOCA, ECCQ’s quarterly magazine, features in-depth articles on topics around cultural diversity in Queensland. The winter edition (August 2014) features ECCQ’s work showcased at AIDS 2014, leadership development, employment pathways in Rockhampton, living with chronic hepatitis B, wellbeing assistance for new mums and more.

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May 28, 2014

EVOCA Autumn Edition May 2014

EVOCA is published quarterly and includes in-depth articles on ECCQ programs, projects, and community engagement activities. The autumn issue features Diversicare’s 25th anniversary celebration, education and employment pathways for CALD adult learners, vocational training opportunities, tech solutions to improve health outcomes of diverse communities, what you need to know about aged care reform, profiles of aspiring community leaders,  a story of a WWI ANZAC soldier told by his son and more. Read it online here and download as a pdf here.


February 25, 2014

EVOCA Summer Edition February 2014

EVOCA is published quarterly and includes in-depth articles on ECCQ programs, projects, policy work and community engagement activities. This edition features articles on ECCQ’s Certificate IV graduation, cancer awareness in CALD communities, employment pathways for migrants and measuring wellbeing for CALD communities. View it online here, or download as a pdf here.

October 25, 2013

EVOCA Spring Edition October 2013

EVOCA is published quarterly and includes in-depth articles on ECCQ programs, projects, policy work and community engagement activities. This edition features articles on ECCQ’s innovation award for Certificate IV, 150th ASSI Commemoration: a digital storytelling project, health literacy for CALD communities, a breakdown of Queensland’s new HIV strategy, community leadership and more. View it online here, or download as a pdf here.

July 5, 2013

EVOCA Winter Edition June 2013

EVOCA is published quarterly and includes in-depth articles on ECCQ programs, projects, policy work and community engagement activities. This edition features articles on multicultural media training, lifestyle modification projects for CALD communities, multicultural awareness in the public housing shift, ECCQ’s budget response and more. View it online here, or download as a pdfhere.

March 20, 2013

EVOCA Autumn Edition March 2013

EVOCA is published quarterly and includes in-depth articles on ECCQ programs, projects, policy work and community engagement activities. This edition features articles on multicultural health – the workforce of tomorrow and why we need it,  tips for practitioners working with culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) clients, HIV prevention and cancer screening in CALD communities, Australia’s Community Detention Program, how workplace diversity affects productivity, ECCQ’s policy priorities and more. View online here, or download as a pdf here.

October 23, 2012

EVOCA Spring Edition October 2012

EVOCA has been re-designed to include in-depth articles on ECCQ programs, projects, policy work and community engagement activities. We will now be publishing the magazine quarterly. The October Spring edition features articles about our Living Well Multicultural Program – a benchmark in multicultural health, a resource guide for newly arrived families, research on the link between viral hepatitis and liver cancer in CALD communities, how multicultural media training is promoting cultural diversity and so much more.

July 17, 2012

EVOCA June-July 2012

Includes updates from health programs, WEN and

PIRG activities, SECA workshops, CAMS gathering, and new staff updates and farewells.