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SBS Radio Story: "Inside a Muslim women's refuge in Sydney"

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Naomi Selvaratnam of SBS News Radio goes into the MWA's refuge, known as the Muslim Women's Support Centre (MWSC), which last year celebrated its 25th anniversary.



From SBS Radio:

"This is Part 1 of a two-part series highlighting how migrant and refugee women in particular are being affected by a severe shortage of crisis accommodation for domestic violence victims.

(Transcript from World News Radio)

It's a place very few people are allowed to see... and most would hope to never encounter.

Domestic violence refuges are concealed in suburbs throughout Australia, and are tightly guarded.

But one crisis accommodation provider for mainly migrant and refugee women has allowed Naomi Selvaratnam rare access to daily life in their refuge..."

To listen to Part 1 or read the transcript please click here.