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Latest Updates form Australian West Papua Associaiton

Posted Aug 20, 2014

Australia West Papua Association (Sydney) PO Box 28, Spit Junction, NSW 2088 For more informaiton visit :   Summary of events in West Papua for July-beginning August 2014 There were a number of clashes between the security forces and armed groups in West Papua in the past month.  On the 16 July an armed ...more

IPA - v - ABC - Get Up!

Posted Aug 19, 2014

Last week the IPA released a report purporting to uncover "media bias" in the ABC's reporting on coal seam gas, mining and renewable energy, calling for our popular and iconic public broadcaster to be privatised as soon as possible. We actually had a good laugh, until we realised – this is ...more

ANTaR - Time for a New Approach - Justice Reinvestment

Posted Aug 17, 2014

A new video and letter-writing campaign from ANTaR ...more

A hunger crisis hits South Sudan - how you can help !

Posted Aug 16, 2014

A hunger crisis hits South Sudan - how you can help !

A hunger crisis has hit South Sudan. After months of violent gun battles and killing, more than 1 million people have fled their homes. No crops have been planted, food stocks have been destroyed and people have run out of food. Save the Children has launched an urgent appeal to raise AUD$1 ...more

Good news - proposed changes to RDA dropped

Posted Aug 6, 2014

The Government has dropped its proposed changes to Section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act, which would have made racially-based bigotry legal.  The Government was forced to backflip as a result of very strong opposition to the proposed changes from the Australian public and social justice groups including CCJP. You may ...more

J’Accuse - a message to both major political parties on their inhumane policies on asylum seekers

Posted Aug 5, 2014

The following statement was created by a group of psychiatrists, many of whom work with children in detention. CCJP has endorsed the statement and many other social justice groups are also doing so.  As soon as the fully endorsed statement becomes available, we will update this post and provide a ...more

Long-standing activist Christine Brenton is recognised with the 2014 CCJP Award

Posted Aug 5, 2014

CCJP is delighted to announce that the 2014 CCJP Award has been given to Christine Brenton for her long and dedicated commitment to the work of social justice. Christine is one of the ‘quiet achievers’ often in the background and with no fanfare speaking and acting for the vulnerable and ...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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