Posts Tagged ‘Indigenous’

20, Sep

In July, the Presentation Society of Australia and Papua New Guinea sent a letter to the Prime Minister, Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP, asking that the newly elected Australian Government make the rights of marginalised and vulnerable people a priority nationally and internationally. http://presentationsociety.org.au/2016/07/20/letter-to-new-pm-to-prioritise-rights-of-marginalised-and-vulnerable The nine points in Society’s letter seek concrete action in areas of […]

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 […]

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       […]

2, Jun

“Let’s Talk Recognition” Each week between 27th May and 3rd June members of all faith communities across Australia offer prayers for reconciliation between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. This week is a time for us to renew our commitment to working together in partnership for justice and the healing of relationships. The Week of Prayer runs […]