Invite To Meet With Phil Glendening.
Phil is an international advocate on the issues of refugees and asylum seekers, rights of indigenous peoples and climate change.
Auckland Refugee Council & The Edmund Rice Centre Invite You To Meet With Phil Glendening. He has been Director of the Edmund Rice Centre in Sydney since its inception in 1996 and is also currently President of the Refugee Council of Australia. With a background in education, law, political science, and overseas aid and development, today he is primarily involved with human rights advocacy and education, peace and reconciliation work, raising awareness of climate change on marginalised peoples. Phil is in NZ as a keynote speaker at the Advocacy in Aotearoa From Grassroots to the United Nations Conference 17th & 18th July 2014. Come and join us for a frank and open discussion of advocacy issues particularly (but not exclusively) as they affect refugees and asylum seekers. Parking available behind the Centre.
Wednesday, July 16, 5.30pm – 7pm, Edmund Rice Centre, 123 Manukau Road, Epsom, Auckland