Inner Northern Region Environmental Scan

INLLEN Environmental Scans provide an insight into issues affecting young people across Darebin, Moreland and Yarra.

Environmental Scan

Environmental Scan 2014

“The Inner North, encompassing the Local Government Areas (LGA) of Darebin, Moreland and Yarra, is a complex region of culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) communities with significant numbers of generational unemployment and disengagement. The region experiences lower levels of uptake in apprenticeships and traineeships than the state average, despite a burgeoning population with an increasingly significant proportion of eligible early school leavers. Housing affordability issues for low income families and younger people are also forcing residents further north, as traditional manufacturing industries are pushed further out – taking with them historic sources of income – and gentrification sees a shift in population base.
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