In Autralia, launch of an alliance of young, diverse people to run in 2022 federal election

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In Autralia, launch of an alliance of young, diverse people to run in 2022 federal election

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Adila Yarmuhammad hopes to bring change to federal parliament, which she says is dominated by white men.(Supplied) - ABC News

At just 21 years old, Adila Yarmuhammad believes she will be the youngest Muslim woman running in the 2022 federal election. She aims to secure a seat in Australia's parliament, but she knows she's inexperienced.

"Even just running [for a seat] is enough, it's showing other women and younger girls that this is possible," she said. "You don't really see a lot of women of color in parliament, let alone a lot of Muslim women in parliament."

Click here to read the full article published by ABC News on 15 December 2021.

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