Afghanistan

Meeting: Troops out of Afghanistan

Event Date: 
Tue, 18/08/2009 - 18:30
Location: 
Melbourne

A meeting to begin calling for Australian troops to be withdrawn from Afghanistan.The Australian and US governments are increasing military intervention in Afghanistan, extending the war into Pakistan

  • When: Tuesday 18 August, 6.30pm
  • Where: Evatt Room, Trades Hall
  • Contact: Sue 0413-377-978 or Tony 0409-709-960

 

MAPW Newsletter Winter 2009

MAPW's National Newsletter for Winter 2009 features an article from Dr Bill Williams about the movement on nuclear abolition. Furthermore, there's an update about the situation in Afghanistan and Sri Lanka, as well as a Townsville report and other peace activities listed.

Afghanistan event: lunch

Event Date: 
Sat, 06/06/2009 - 12:00 - 14:00
Location: 
Castlemaine

Afghanistan lunch

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Women in Afghanistan today

Event Date: 
Tue, 02/06/2009 (All day)
Location: 
Northcote, Melbourne

Shazia Shakib from the Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan (RAWA) will be sharing her insight into the current situation in Afghanistan and the challenging work of RAWA.

Afghanistan 2009: forum

Event Date: 
Wed, 03/06/2009 - 19:00 - 21:00
Location: 
St Kilda, Melbourne

Afghanistan 2009 - Escalating violence, underdevelopment and women striving for change

Seven years after the invasion of Afghanistan, life for women has continued to be intolerable, not to mention the lack of security, abject poverty, the rise of corrupt and powerful warlords and an ever increasing number of civilian deaiths.

MAPW calls on PM to support peace in Afghanistan

16 APRIL 2009. MAPW President Dr Sue Wareham OAM has written to Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, urging that Australia support a political solution to the conflict in Afghanistan and withdraw Australian soldiers from the region, together with rebuilding of the country.

Palm Sunday 2009 Rally for Peace, Sydney: Flyer

Flyer for Palm Sunday Rally for Peace, 5 April 2009 in Parramatta. Themes include opposition to the war in Afghanistan. Multi-faith prayers at 2.00pm are followed by a rally with speakers including MAPW President Dr Sue Wareham. See our events listing.

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