Engaging Effectively with Culturally Diverse People

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Engaging effectively withculturally diverse people
ContentsINTRODUCTION...........................................................................................................................1MAIN BODY..................................................................................................................................1CONCLUSION................................................................................................................................8REFERENCES................................................................................................................................9
INTRODUCTIONEngagements of individuals in activities which are leading to discrimination in societyare affecting the lives of many people across the globe.However, Engaging effectively withculturally diverse people is becoming the recent topic of discussion and various types ofrevolution the people are focused on discrimination people on behalf of religion, case, race,creed sex etc. The report will analyze the engagement of culturally diverse people regardingAboriginal and Torres Strait Islander in Australia. These are those individuals of society whonever got their rights and benefits like every other Domestic citizen of Australia. The report willoutline the status and condition of these people who are discriminated in Australia because oftheir appearance and way of living. Thus, it will evaluatereason behind survival of Aboriginalwhich is there ability to adapt and change with timeMAIN BODYAboriginal and Torres strait Islander are those individual of Australia who used to live atoutskirt of Australian island due to their different cultural values, ethics, appearancesand way of dressing (Queensland Health Aboriginal and Torres Strait IslanderCultural Capability Framework2010). The Australian society never gave these peoplethere existence and discriminated them since ages. These people are now live inAustralian but still are discriminated at various places like, Schools universities,workplaces etc. Australian society discriminate Aboriginal and Torres strait Islander incases like, the rights, benefits of living and equal status like all other citizens.Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures are complex and diverse. TheIndigenous cultures of Australia are the oldest culture of world which is followedfrom ancient period. The major reason behind survival of Aboriginal is its ability toadapt and change with time. It was this resemblance with the surroundings thatdemonstrate their lifestyle.The standard of these people is relatively low in comparisonto other Queensland(Van Dyne, Ang and Livermore, 2010).Further, the survival ofthese people is strong in discriminatory situation because the people strong believe intheir rituals; performance, art and knowledge. The indigenous society communicates intheir own language; protect the materials according to teachings of their culture, sitesand objects. These people have their own discoveries which are developed by1
aboriginal society. For example, thesepeople attained two stone technology of world,in which first is ground edges to grind seed and to cut and enhance the shape of tools.The sharp tools are used by the community to make other tools, which assist them inpreparing food, to cut wood, and for preparing animal skinsThere are variousinnovation done by aboriginal society which is based on ancient cultures but still thepeople are isolated and discriminated on behalf of factors which are as follows:Socio economic factors: In this the people suffers from low income, unemployment,low education levels and poor nutrition. Further, when now the individuals are allowedto be the part of Australian society still being discriminated like, at workplace peopleare being harass, in schools children's are tortured and few are forced labor(Van Dyne,Ang and Livermore, 2010).Environmental factors: In this the people are suffer due to poor living environment, noshelter for living, poor sewage facility, low water quality, hot, dry and dustyenvironment to breathe, and poor storage of food due to which theses individual eatunhealthy food and suffer from hygienic problems(Herring, Spangaro and McNamara,2013).The bad eating environment and unhygienic conditions to stay degrades the levelof living in accordance to all the Australian citizens. Moreover, the Australian societydoes not even prefer leveling up this society.Social and political factor: In accordance to this Aboriginal people were removed fromtheir land and were not allowed to live in stable conditions. Moreover, these individualswere separated from their families and communities in order to create conflict amongthem. In addition to this, the people were allowed involving in any kind profitableactivities because according to society the people and community cannot be trusted(Condon, Garvey and Cunningham, 2013).Further, no Australian community andsociety is allowed to communicate with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.Poor health status: These people do not have any status in society which provides them adequateright of living like, high mortality rates, high morbidity rates, low life expectancy, and multiplemorbitiy. Therefore, when the people did not have adequate living condition the communitysuffers from high rate of disability, injury, hospital admissions and increasing incarceration rates2
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