Portrait of Amiel Nubaha

Amiel Nubaha

Born and raised up in a refugee Camp following the Rwandan Genocide, Amiel Nubaha migrated to Australia in 2009 aged 14 through the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Resettlement Program. Despite his recent refugee ordeal, Amiel recently graduated with a Bachelor of Law/Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice from Griffith University.

Amiel is the Managing Director of Workforce Diversity Consultancy Inc, Founder of Thousand Hills Inspire Initiative and also a founding member of Rochedale South-East Technology Park Rotary Club, Amiel is a recent former President of the Rwandan Association of Queensland, currently sits on the Youth Advisory Committee of the Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development, and a former Youth Member for Woodridge Electorate.

 

Amiel is an active member of the Queensland Multicultural Youth Council, a not-for profit organisation that initiates targeted services and programs to improve life outcomes for young people aged between 12 and 30 in Queensland. Amiel was nominated by the Queensland Government to be one of the three 2019 Multicultural Young Achiever Finalists because of his outstanding work within communities from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. Amiel is a 2019 Coax- Scholars Program (Switzerland) Alumni, and currently works for the Department of Youth Justice.