MAPW announces a "very special evening with Naoto Kan, former Prime Minister of Japan

The Medical Association for Prevention of War, in partnership with the Australian Conservation Foundation, is pleased to announce that Mr Naoto Kan will be their guest at a very special evening in Melbourne on Friday 29th August at 7.30pm at the City of Melbourne Bowls Club, Flagstaff Gardens, Dudley Street, West Melbourne.

A very special evening with Naoto Kan - former Prime Minister of Japan

Event Date: 
Fri, 29/08/2014 - 19:00 - 21:30
City of Melbourne Bowls Club Lounge, Flagstaff Gardens, Dudley St, West Melbourne

The Medical Association for the Prevention of War and the Australian Conservation Foundation invite you to a very special evening with Mr Naoto Kan, former Prime Minister of Japan.

Harm Done / Harm to Come

Event Date: 
Fri, 15/08/2014 - 18:30 - 20:00
Melbourne City Conference Centre, 333 Swanson Street, Melbourne, Vic 3000

International experts M. V. Ramana and Suzuki Tatsujiro are in Australia to share their knowledge of the nuclear chain issues, linking Australia to the realities of nuclear programs in both India and Japan.

Conference Earth, Shaping the Future : A New Image of Humanity

Event Date: 
Fri, 15/08/2014 (All day) - Sun, 17/08/2014 (All day)
Deakin University, Burwood Campus, Melbourne Vic

Conference Earth aims to re-appraise what it means to be human, and seeks to create a new paradigm for survival.

Various topics including socioeconomic and geopolitical issues, health, medicine, environment and education.

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Peace Concert : Remembering Hiroshima & Nagasaki

Event Date: 
Sun, 10/08/2014 - 14:00 - 18:00
Bella Union, Trades Hall, Lygon Street, Carlton Vic

69 years on ... a concert for Peace and to ensure that 70 years after the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima & Nagasaki, nuclear weapons are finally banned

All proceeds go to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

Great music, food & drinks and a bumper prize raffle

Performers include;

Film Festival : Remembering Hiroshima & Nagasaki

Event Date: 
Wed, 06/08/2014 - 17:30 - 20:00
Federation Square Big Screen, Flinders Street, Melbourne 3000

A Miniature Film Festival to Ban Nuclear Weapons

Come along with a warm coat to watch inspiring short films and help free the world of nuclear weapons

Free Event : Everyone is welcome 


Imagining Global Heath with Justice - Launch of the Global Health Law Book

Event Date: 
Tue, 22/07/2014 - 18:00
G08, Ground Floor, Melbourne University Law School, 185 Pelham Street, Carlton

Professor Gostin, along with a distinguished panel of experts in global health and law, will discuss the biggest health threats facing the world, and what we can do about it. Please join Professor Gostin at the launch of his book Global Health Law (Harvard University Press).

What did we sacrifice? MAPW Vic Branch Dinner & Discussion

Event Date: 
Tue, 08/07/2014 - 18:30 - 20:30
The Last Jar Gastro Pub, Crn Elizabeth & Queensberry Streets, Melbourne Vic

Dr Ross McMullin, historian & author has written extensively about Australia’s part World War I in such books as “Farewell, dear people” & “Pompey Elliott”. Ross is a recipient of the 2013 National Cultural Award and winner of the Prime Minister Prize for Australian History.

Dump the Dump - support Muckaty Traditional Owners on World Environment Day

Event Date: 
Thu, 05/06/2014 - 18:00 - 20:00
Green Building, 60 Leicester Street, Carlton, Melbourne, Vic

For the past seven years there has been sustained community opposition to a federal government plan to dump Australia’s radioactive waste on Aboriginal land at Muckaty in the Northern Territory.

After the War is Over.....Anzac Eve Event back by popular demand

Popular Anzac eve event makes a return, thanks to the Victoria Branch of MAPW & Brunswick Secondary College.

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