Media Diversity Australia is a nation wide not-for-profit organisation that seeks to promote balanced representation in Australian media that reflects the community it serves. 

 

  • Provide support and networking opportunities for journalists and media professionals from culturally diverse backgrounds.

  • Stimulate public discourse on issues related to cultural diversity including religion, gender, disability, income, age and sexual orientation.

  • Foster inclusive discussion that respects different viewpoints.

  • Recognise the importance of Indigenous roles in the media.

  • Encourage community leaders from culturally diverse backgrounds to engage with media outlets.

  • Conduct empirical research about ethnic and cultural diversity in Australian media.


Our VALUES

We aim to carry out these goals in a manner that is apolitical, collaborative, inclusive, honest and respectful. We believe in core Australian values, including multiculturalism and a fair go for all.