Helping Palestine and Israel: peace event

Event Date: 
Thu, 07/05/2009 - 18:30 - 20:00
Location: 
Sydney

After Israel's Attack on Gaza: How do we work for peace and
justice?


Hosted by The Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies at University of Sydney, this event will address what we can do to help Palestinians and Israelis working for peace.

Speakers:

  • Kerry Nettle (former Senator, NSW Greens, on effectiveness in lobbying government);
  • Angela Budai (on reaching out to the Jewish community);
  • Speaker TBC (on academic boycott of Israel);
  • Associate Professor Jake Lynch (Director, CPACSi, chairperson and facilitator);
  • Rihab Charida (Gaza Defence Committee, on BDS campaign);
  • Paul McAleer, MUA (on working with the trade unions and the Labor
    Party); - invited
  • Weller Zheng (CPACSi, on lessons from social movement theory).

  • When: Thursday May 7, 6-8.30pm
  • Where: Holme and Sutherland Room, University of Sydney

RSVP to Lyn Dickens or Keryn Scott by Wednesday 6 May if you wish to attend on 02 9351 7686 or arts [dot] cpacsi [at] usyd [dot] edu [dot] au or via the website.