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International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples_9th August 2019

www.un.org International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples 9 August   Alice Lesepen is of the Rendille peoples of Marsabit County in Kenya. After high school, she became involved in community, social, and development work as a volunteer. Her main objective was to promote women’s empowerment and the rights of indigenous women and girls by… Continue Reading International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples_9th August 2019

Beginning of Homelessness Week_5th August 2019

SJS-Summary-2018.pdf Social-Justice-Statement-2018.pdf WA-Perth-TEN-STEPS-ACSJC.pdf JS-Prayer-Card_Prayer-for-people-who-are-homeless.pdf homelessnessaustralia.org.au Main navigation About  Services Fact Sheets Campaigns  News  Home Campaigns  Homelessness Week 2019 Homelessness Week 2019 Homelessness Week 2019 Homelessness Week is an annual week coordinated by Homelessness Australia to raise awareness of people experiencing homelessness, the issues they face and the action needed to achieve enduring solutions. Homelessness Week… Continue Reading Beginning of Homelessness Week_5th August 2019

Beginning of National Missing Persons Week_4th August 2019

Australian Federal Police National Missing Persons Week National Missing Persons Week is an annual event which takes place during the first week of August and is coordinated by the National Missing Persons Coordination Centre through the Australian Federal Police with the support of State and Territory police. It aims to raise awareness of the significant… Continue Reading Beginning of National Missing Persons Week_4th August 2019

National Aboriginal and Islander Children’s Day_4th August 2019

aboriginalchildrensday.com.au   National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day 2019 We Play, We Learn, We Belong We play on our land. We learn from our ancestors. We belong with our communities. In 2019, National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day is celebrating the early years, and promoting the importance of early years education… Continue Reading National Aboriginal and Islander Children’s Day_4th August 2019

World Day against Trafficking in Persons_30th July 2019

  UNITED NATIONS Artwork from the Global Report on Trafficking in Persons 2018, UNODC. Human trafficking is a crime that exploits women, children and men for numerous purposes including forced labour and sex. Since 2003 the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) has collected information on about 225,000 victims of trafficking detected worldwide. Globally… Continue Reading World Day against Trafficking in Persons_30th July 2019

Sea Sunday (Apostleship of the Sea) _ 14th July 2019

Stella Maris   Worldwide Apostolate The Apostleship of the Sea is the apostolic work of the Catholic Church offering hospitality and pastoral care to the People of the Sea. In almost every country bound by sea, there exists a community of people who care for seafarers, fishers and their families regardless of their country or… Continue Reading Sea Sunday (Apostleship of the Sea) _ 14th July 2019

World Population Day_11th July 2019

UNITED NATIONS Women who benefit from a daycare funded by the Productive Safety Nets Program in Arsi Ethiopia. Photo: World Bank/Binyam Teshome   World Population Day, which seeks to focus attention on the urgency and importance of population issues, was established by the then-Governing Council of the United Nations Development Programme in 1989, an outgrowth… Continue Reading World Population Day_11th July 2019

Pope Francis’ Universal Prayer Intention for July 2019

Universal: That those who administer justice may work with integrity, and that the injustice which prevails in the world may not have the last word.   Justice: Best administered when a society is just Only a society that has a sense of justice ingrained in it can give birth to individuals with a profound sense… Continue Reading Pope Francis’ Universal Prayer Intention for July 2019

International Youth Day_12th August 2019

www.un.org   International Youth Day  12 August Students of School#88 in Dushanbe rehabilitated and equipped under Education Reform Project. Tajikistan. Photo: © Gennadiy Ratushenko/World Bank There are currently 1.8 billion young people between the ages of 10 and 24 in the world. This is the largest youth population ever. But 1 in 10 of the… Continue Reading International Youth Day_12th August 2019

Catholic Earthcare Australia_e-news_May 2019

Homepage Catholic Earthcare Australia The Reference Group includes (from left in the photo) Trish Hindmarsh, Veronica Lawson RSM, Fr Denis Edwards, Mary McDonald SGS, Bernard Holland, Sue Martin and Chris Carlile. Newsletter May, 2019 In This Issue ? Director’s Message: Taking Action ? Catholic Earthcare Program ? Youth Eco Summit ? Pondering the Mystery of Creation ?… Continue Reading Catholic Earthcare Australia_e-news_May 2019

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