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Kassim, Soraya

Occupation
Community development worker

Summary

Soraya Kassim is a community activist who stood as an Australian Greens candidate in the New South Wales Legislative Assembly elections for SS Kogarah in 2003. She has worked in the area of crisis counselling, youth recreation development, migrant employment, cultural projects and women's empowerment. Her campaign literature stressed the need to invest in public education, public health and public recreation facilities.

Sources used to compile this entry: Ephemera on NSW State and local elections, Box 12, Mitchell Library collection, State Library of NSW, Sydney; http://pandora.nla.gov.au/pan/34138/20030320/www.nsw.greens.org.au (accessed 4 June 2005).

Annette Alafaci

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