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New Climate Council report shows that any new coal is at odds with a safe future

Posted Jun 29, 2015

New Climate Council report shows that any new coal is at odds with a safe future

If all of the Galilee Basin coal was burned, it’s estimated that 705 million tonnes of CO2 would be released each year – that’s more than 1.3 times Australia's current annual emissions.   A new report by the Climate Council, ‘Galilee Basin – Unburnable Coal’, explores why any new coal mine is fundamentally ...more

Make a submission on China FTA by July 24

Posted Jun 29, 2015

Email your Member of Parliament and/or send a submission to Parliamentary Inquiries   The China-Australia FTA was released to the public and tabled in Parliament on June 17, 2015.   It will be reviewed by the Joint Standing Committee on Treaties and by the Senate Foreign Affairs Defence and Trade Committee. Parliament will only ...more

Next Sunday Seminar Sunday 21st June 2015: The Trans Pacific Partnership – What does this mean for us?

Posted Jun 18, 2015

Next Sunday Seminar Sunday 21st June 2015: The Trans Pacific Partnership – What does this mean for us?

Dr Patricia Ranald is a Research Associate at the University of Sydney. She is also the Convener of the Australian Fair Trade and Investment Network (AFTINET), a network of community organizations, including church groups, human rights groups, unions and environmental organizations. AFTINET advocates for fair trade policies based on human rights, labour rights ...more

Pearls and Irritations – Policy Series and Current Affairs.

Posted Jun 18, 2015

Fairness, Opportunity and Security. Policy Series edited by Michael Keating and John Menadue From June 8, the policy series will include articles on: Environment and climate change (Ross Garnaut, Peter Cosier, Brendan Mackay, Jon Stanford), Indigenous affairs (Fred Chaney, Michael Gracey), Welfare and families (Andrew Podger, Peter Whiteford), Inequality (Peter Whiteford, Ian McAuley), Development of our ...more

Free the Children - National Day of Action

Posted Jun 13, 2015

Free the Children - National Day of Action

National Day of Action: June 15 and We're inviting you to get involved The #FreeTheChildren social action has been touring the country for the past 12 months, collecting thousands of signed postcards demanding respect for the rights of the 222 children still locked in detention centres run by the Australian government.  Now, it's ...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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