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Film: No fly zone

Event Date: 
Mon, 24/06/2013 - 18:15
Location: 
Canberra

No Fire Zone: In the Killing Fields of Sri Lanka is an investigatory documentary about the final weeks of the Sri Lankan Civil War. The documentary covers the period from September 2008 until the end of the war in 2009 in which thousands of Tamil people were killed by shelling and extrajudicial executions by the Sri Lankan Army.

Film: No fire zone

Event Date: 
Mon, 24/06/2013 - 18:30
Location: 
Canberra

No Fire Zone: In the Killing Fields of Sri Lanka is an investigatory documentary about the final weeks of the Sri Lankan Civil War. The documentary covers the period from September 2008 until the end of the war in 2009 in which thousands of Tamil people were killed by shelling and extrajudicial executions by the Sri Lankan Army.

Life in Gaza today

Event Date: 
Tue, 28/05/2013 - 19:30
Location: 
Canberra

Dr Mona El Farra is a physician now working as a public health advocate in Gaza. Her particular focus is on women and children. MAPW is co-hosting this talk by Dr El Farra on the situation in Gaza today.

Drone warfare

Event Date: 
Wed, 01/05/2013 - 19:30
Location: 
Canberra

MAPW member David Stephens has a PHD in Political Science from the ANU. In 2012 he withdrew from a consultancy on the future of drones in the Australian Defence Force. He believes that the use of these vehicles needs to be widely debated.

Action against military spending

Event Date: 
Mon, 15/04/2013 - 12:30
Location: 
Canberra

Part of the Global Day of Action against Military Spending campaign.

Chorus of women

Event Date: 
Tue, 19/03/2013 - 12:30
Location: 
Canberra

"Open the doors of the chambers". A decade ago a chorus of 150 women sang at Parliament House in Canberra to lament the invasion of Iraq. Ten years on they return.

  • Date: Tuesday 19 March 2013
  • Time: 12.30 pm
  • Venue: Public Foyer, Parliament House, Canberra

Candlelight vigil for peace and justice

Event Date: 
Tue, 19/03/2013 - 19:00
Location: 
Canberra

A vigil to commemorate ten years on from the invasion of Iraq.

  • Date: Tuesday 19 March 2013
  • Time: 7pm
  • Venue: Commonwealth Place Amphitheatre, on the lake nest to the High Court

Please bring candles!

ACT MAPW branch dinner

Event Date: 
Wed, 13/03/2013 - 18:30
Location: 
Canberra

The ACT MAPW's annual fundraising dinner will be on the theme "Why did we go to war in Iraq?: the need for an enquiry"

MAPW ACT dinner flyer

Flyer for ACT MAPW branch dinner 13 March 2013

Robert Schmidli piano recital

Event Date: 
Sat, 24/11/2012 - 19:00
Location: 
Canberra
  • Date: Saturday 24 November 2012
  • Time: 7pm
  • Venue: Radford College, College Street, Bruce
  • Programme:
    Haydn: Sonata in C major Hob XVI 48
    Chopin: Ballade no 2 in F major Op 38
    Scherzo no 3 in C sharp minor Op 39
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