Simon Shahin

Refugee Council of Australia

Simon Shahin is a former refugee from Syria. He has been resettled in Australia in 2015 and is currently studying B.E. in Electric Power & Renewable Energy at UTS.

Since 2015, Simon has collaborated with several organisations in the sectors of Youth Empowerment, Refugee Resettlement, and Human Rights’ Advocacy, both nationally and internationally, while often connecting former refugees through sport and music as well. He is currently a speaker on the Refugee Council of Australia’s Face-to-Face education program.