ERIC Number: ED251581
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-May
Reference Count: 0
Evaluation of Post-Arrival Programs and Services. A Summary.
Australian Inst. of Multicultural Affairs, Melbourne (Australia).
This booklet summarizes the findings and recommendations of an evaluation of the Australian government's programs and services for migrants. Rollowing a description of the organization of the full report, three opening chapters provide, respectively, (1) a broad overview of the evaluation; (2) a discussion of its approach and methodology; and (3) details of the demography of recent Australian migration. Each of the remaining chapters summarizes the evaluation of one of the following areas: (4) the initial settlement program; (5) the adult migrant education program; (6) the child migrant education program; (7) the multicultural education program; (8) the use of bilinguals in public agencies, and translator and interpreter services; (9) information needs and provision; (10) migrant welfare; (11) special needs; (12) the law and civil rights; (13) broadcasting and the arts; and (14) program coordination. The booklet concludes with a summary of major recommendations. (KH)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Civil Rights, Coordination, Cultural Pluralism, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Government Role, Immigrants, Information Needs, Information Services, Land Settlement, Migrant Problems, Migrant Programs, Migration Patterns, Multicultural Education, Program Effectiveness, Social Services
Publication Type: Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Australian Inst. of Multicultural Affairs, Melbourne (Australia).
Note: For the full report, see UD 023 978.