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CCJP depends on the support of its members and donors to maintain its independent advocacy and awareness-raising work. Please help CCJP to continue advocating on social justice issues by becoming a member in 2016.
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Latest News

ACOSS Response to Budget 2016

Posted May 6, 2016

Some positive directions, but budget locks in harsh cuts – with more likely to come ...more

Housing and homelessness focus for next Sunday Seminar - 15 May

Posted May 5, 2016

Our second Sunday Seminar for 2016 will focus on housing and homelessness.  We are fortunate to have Adam Farrar, Senior Policy Officer at Shelter NSW, as our guest speaker. There will also be an opportunity for us to workshop ideas for taking action on social justice issues in the lead-up to ...more

Manus Island solution: Time for cooler heads to prevail

Posted May 4, 2016

Manus Island solution: Time for cooler heads to prevail

Last week's announcement by the PNG Prime Minister of the closure of the Manus Island immigration detention centre, following the PNG Supreme Court decision, provides the opportunity for an urgent rethink on Australia’s immigration detention policies.  Several Labor MPs broke rank in the days following the decision, speaking out against asylum seeker policy. Melissa Parke, federal member for ...more

Events in May

Posted Apr 28, 2016

For full details of these inspiring events, please visit our Other Events page Say no to the Trans Pacific Partnership - Sunday 1 May Join AFTINET at the Sydney May Day March! Justice Through the Arts: A Day of Inspiration and Celebration - Friday 13 May 2016 the arts hold a powerful role in ...more

Will you Join us - May 1st

Posted Apr 25, 2016

Say no to the TPP: Join AFTINET at the Sydney May Day March! 11am Sun May 1st Belmore Park (near Central Station) AFTINET invites you to join the march to Victoria Park for kids rides, food, drink and entertainment. Bring your TPP signs and meet us at the left-hand side of the stage. Look out for the TPP ...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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