People Project

Meryem Doydu’s Story

  Meryem was born in Turkey, however has lived most of her life in Australia, making her home and raising a family in Mildura where she has been working as an interpreter for LanguageLoop for the past 15 years. When Meryem’s family first arrived in Australia they lived in a migrant hostel in Villawood NSW with other Turkish families who…
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Suzane Hanna’s Story

Suzane was born in the early 1980s in Beirut, the capital city of Lebanon. She lived there with her parents during a period of time when Lebanon was at war, which Suzane recalls  during her early childhood until she was around 9 years old. Even though these were terrible times, on reflection Suzane feels the situation played a big role in…
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Meet Eleanor Corso

Eleanor was born in the south of Italy, in the beautiful coastal town of Calabria, located right on the boot’s toe. Back then it was a little place and she recalls the peaceful experience of falling asleep each night to the sounds of the sea. Eleanor, her parents and four siblings made the move to start a new life in…
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