Advocacy in Aotearoa - From the Grassroots to the United Nations.
Focus issues are: Child Poverty, Youth Justice, Refugees and Asylum Seekers and Climate Change.
Event page and online registration: http://tinyurl.com/adaotearoa Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/advocacyinaotearoa Hosted and sponsored by the Edmund Rice Centre. Workshops and presentations by: Child Poverty Action Group, JustSpeak, Generation Zero, Caritas, NZ Refugee Council,
Centre for NZ Progress, P3, ER Justice Trust, ER International, Justice and Peace Commission, CDA. Guest Speakers: Sue Bradford and Phil Glendenning. We are expecting approximately 100 participants from all over New Zealand. There are scholarships/subsidies available for people that can't afford the conference fee.
July 17 & 18, St. Peter’s College Hall, 23 Mountain Road, Grafton, Auckland