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Finding Better Answers for Asia’s Refugees: Beyond the ‘Australia solution’

Posted Aug 29, 2015

Finding Better Answers for Asia’s Refugees: Beyond the ‘Australia solution’

Message from RCOA: Dear Supporters and Friends, We are excited to invite you to a series of events we are hoping will bring a regional perspective to what has for too long been viewed here only through Australian eyes. Please find below, information relating to events we are hosting with the Asia ...more

Tim Flannery book and speaking tour

Posted Aug 24, 2015

This month, Chief Climate Councillor Professor Tim Flannery will release a new book titled Atmosphere of Hope: Searching for solutions to the climate crisis. Marking ten years since the launch of The Weather Makers, Atmosphere of Hope discusses a range of possible solutions for combatting climate change.  Tim will be ...more

Say NO to the TPP - Sunday August 23, noon, Martin Place Sydney

Posted Aug 16, 2015

Say NO to the TPP - Sunday August 23, noon, Martin Place Sydney

Together we can stop the TPP. The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations between the US, Australia and 10 other countries have been going on for over five years. Community campaigns in Australia and other TPP countries have stopped governments from agreeing to the US corporate agenda of: stronger monopolies on medicines and higher prices stronger ...more

Shocked Pacific Islander fears for the future of her country in the wake of Australia’s minimalist approach to climate commitments

Posted Aug 15, 2015

Shocked Pacific Islander fears for the future of her country in the wake of Australia’s minimalist approach to climate commitments

On hearing Australia’s commitment to reduce its carbon pollution by just 26-28% by 2030 from 2005 levels, spokesperson for the Edmund Rice Centre’s Pacific Calling Partnership, Ms Maria Tiimon-Chi Fang, who is from Kiribati, said  “I am very frustrated and extremely disappointed at this news. I strongly fear that this ...more

Global Catholic climate change petition

Posted Aug 14, 2015

  “On climate change, there is a clear, definitive and ineluctable ethical imperative to act.”  - Pope Francis     2015 is a critical year for climate action, not least because governments of the world will meet in December at the UN global climate change negotiations in Paris to try to reach a new global agreement ...more

 
 

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Catholics in Coalition for Justice and Peace is a coalition of individuals and groups, working for the emergence of just social structures in Australia and overseas. We work as an integral part of the Church at the service of the world and especially of the victims of injustice.  Read more


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