Please support CCJP's advocacy in 2016
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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- from Anne Lane and the CCJP Working group members
Posted Jul 27, 2016
A letter from Julian Cleary, Amnesty International's Indigneous Rights Campaigner "This is barbarism, this is inhumane, this is child abuse" John Lawrence QC, Darwin Barrister The footage we saw of children being brutalised, tear gassed and tortured in juvenile detention in Darwin’s Don Dale Detention Centre shook us to our core. Dylan Voller, ...more
Posted Jul 24, 2016
For our next Sunday Seminar on 21st August 2016 we are delighted to be joined by Professor Carmen Lawrence who will discuss: How inequality corrodes democracy and what we can do about it *Please note the change in venue for this seminar only* About Prof. Lawrence: After training as a research psychologist at ...more
Posted Jul 22, 2016
WWF Australia and The Sydney Alliance are presenting this important event on climate change and resilience building featuring a special international guest, Rev. Willie Bennett. A lesson from New Orleans The talk and panel discussion will take us from New Orleans to Dallas to Sydney, via the South Pacific and promises to ...more
Posted Jul 22, 2016
She was thrown into a jail cell, aged just eight. But instead of being strong-armed by the law, Murra Wurra Paakantji elder Dorothy Lawson – now nearly 80 – has used the law herself to make a daring, innovative land claim. If she wins, Indigenous people across Australia could benefit. ...more
Free Webinar this Thursday: Climate Justice: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander campaigns to protect country.
Posted Jul 20, 2016
Register to hear - Karrina Nolan and Larrissa Baldwin, two inspiring leaders from the Seed Indigenous Youth Climate Network, who will be joining a panel discussion. ...more