Posts Tagged ‘Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’

20, Mar

  Featuring The Cry of the Earth and the effects of climate change; Presentation people responding to The Cry of the Poor; Logham’s story and actions for asylum seekers in the community; Steps towards Indigenous reconciliation; Referendum dialogues. Download   Justice Jottings Autumn 2017        

20, Jul

In a letter to the Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull MP, the Presentation Society of Australia and Papua New Guinea has asked that the new Australian Government make the rights of marginalised and vulnerable people a priority nationally and internationally. The nine points in the letter seek concrete action in areas of Indigenous youth and funding […]

7, Jul

NAIDOC Week, 3-10 July 2016, is an annual nationwide celebration of the “history, culture, and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples”. The week is a great opportunity to learn more about and show our support for the indigenous peoples of Australia. The NAIDOC Week theme for 2016 is “Songlines: The living narrative of […]

5, Jun

Margaret Walsh of the Presentation Congregation, Lismore NSW, shares her reflections from attending the recent UN Indigenous Forum and her renewed commitment to ‘being there’ with the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples of our nation, Australia. Proud Indigenous Australians at the UN Forum included Elijah, Anthony and Sharon. Read Margaret’s report       […]