Visiting delegation from The Department of National Unity and Integration, Prime Minister’s Department of Malaysia

On Thursday 14th May, AMF Executive Director Dr Hass Dellal met with a delegation of senior government officials from The Department of National Unity and Integration, Prime Minister’s Department of Malaysia, led by the Hon. Minister Joseph Kurup.


The Department is tasked with fostering social cohesion and national unity towards building a harmonious, progressive and united Malaysian society. Led by Minster Kurup, the delegation included Dr. Shamsul Amri Baharuddin, Dr. Kartini Aboo Talib Khalid, and Mr. Zulkifli Hashim.

The purpose of the visit was to share with members of the delegation ideas around multicultural policy and social cohesion, as well as the functions of Australian Multicultural Foundation in promoting awareness among the people of Australia of the diversity of cultures and the contribution of people from all cultures to the development of Australia.