All are invited to
attend a Culture and History of the South Sudanese Community Forum in
Sunshine on Saturday 15 July from 1.30pm to 4pm in St Theresa's Hall, 18
Drummartin St, Albion. This forum sponsored by Pax Christi, an
international peace movement, to meet members of the South Sudanese
Community in Sunshine, learn about their culture and history, and hear
first-hand of their experiences of being refugees in Australia.
10 years since the Federal Government Intervention and everyone needs to remember that we experience the failings of that invasion every day." Yingiya Mark Guylua MLA, Independent member of Nhulunbuy and Elder and spokesperson of the Yolŋu Nations Assembly From his recent Open Letter to the Northern Territory Government: Genuine outcomes for Yolngu communities, June 1st 2017.
Please find invitation attached to attend this important forum in Melbourne on June 29th and consider passing this invitation on to friends and peers as requested below.
Anthony McCarthy’s moving presentation speaks from a personal perspective about the challenges and the imperatives of overcoming stigma of AIDS.
Anthony worked at Catholic HIV/AIDS Ministry with Marg Hayes for 10 years until late 2016, and did so without disclosing his HIV status in all that time.
Click here to watch Anthony's speech.
Friday 23 June: 5pm - 6.30pmListening to Pope Francis: Challenging Nationalism, Market Rule & Overconfidence in Technology.