Citizen Tasmania is a not-for-profit arts and human rights organisation that provides people with the means to tackle challenges within their communities through education, empowerment and connection. Our particular focus is to support Tasmanians of refugee background and those seeking asylum to reach their potential.
A society that upholds human rights, where people have the means to tackle challenges in their communities and reach their potential, and where the arts are a critical vehicle for social change and transformation.
Connection Potential Education Collaboration Empowerment
- Diversity and inclusion
- Democracy and participation
- Gender equality and empowerment
- Human rights framework
- Solidarity with first nations people
- Social change through arts
Founder & Director
Dr. SUZANNE MALLICK
Syed Shaqil Jahangir
Syed Shaqil Jahangir is a former Police Sergeant and student of law, who believes that grassroots activism is a powerful means of achieving social change.
Anh QuAn Le
Mostafa Faraji is an artist-activist from a refugee background, who believes in the role art must play in facilitating social transformation.
Lisette Terts is a student of Political Science at the University of Tasmania, she is passionate about challenging systemic oppression.