Thirty years researching the role Muslims have played in Australia’s war efforts have earned a New South Wales scholar the title of the country’s Muslim Professional of the Year.Dr Dzavid Haveric was determined to break down the misconceptions over the ethnic makeup of men and women who served Australia.So how have Muslim-Australians contributed to World War I and II?

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Produced By: Amy O’Halloran

Featured In Story: Dr Dzavid Haveric – Research Fellow at Centre for Islamic Studies and Civilisation, Charles Sturt University and Muslim Professional of the Year, , and

First aired on The Wire, Thursday 22nd February 2024