Agent of Change
“Erfan spins a web of words, weaving cultural influences with spiritual insight to deliver a beautifully human experience.”
Matthew West – ArtfulScribe, Southhampton
Erfan Daliri is a social change animator, educator, author, event director and an internationally toured performance poet, with a background in community development and a Grad-Dip in Communication for Social Change.
As an Agent of Social Change, Erfan is on a mission to instigate systemic change and create social justice, while empowering others to become agents of change and champions of justice in their own communities.
Erfan has worked as a consultant and advisor to a great number of organisations including Amnesty International, Beyond Blue, Malaruch Aboriginal Corporation, Risdon Prison and the Townsville Intercultural Centre.
With over 15 years of experience in community development, youth work, events management, volunteering and social change consultancy Erfan draws from a deep well of experience to design projects, mentor youth and host seminars and training session.
Whether it’s presenting a resilience training seminar, a performance philosophy set, a social change master class, or managing community development projects, the throughline of his work is social change and challenging the status quo.
As the director of Newkind, much of his work focuses on empowering, inspiring and activating agents of social change, with a keen interest in projects related to youth education, environment, the elimination of economic extremes, mental health, and gender equality.
“mixing storytelling with imagery, emotion and restraint, flow and a more natural delivery, Erfan is a talented writer and performer set to make a mark on the international scene.”
Bodhan Piasecki – Apples & Snakes, Birmingham