Posts Tagged ‘IPA’

2, Feb

On behalf of Presentation Sisters worldwide, the International Presentation Association (IPA) has joined with other non-government organisations to submit statements for consideration by the Commission for Social Development in February 2017 and for the Commission on the Status of Women in March 2017.   Watch a video about what the IPA means to Australian Presentation sisters […]

9, May

Report from Olivia Dawson On the third of April I had the immense privilege of traveling from Sydney to New York City to begin six months as a Short term Representative for the International Presentation Association at the United Nations. I was invited to join Sr. Elsa in her amazing work here and assist the […]

10, Mar

The  Commission on the Status of Women will take place at the United Nations in New York on 14th-24th March 2016. Representatives of Member States, UN entities, and ECOSOC-accredited non-governmental organizations from all regions of the world will attend the session. The Priority theme is Women’s Empowerment and its link to Sustainable Development. For more information on the elimination and […]

3, May

Australian Youth Volunteer, Joe Morrow, is currently working with Sr Elsa, our IPA NGO United Nations representative in New York. Joe has written this reflection of his experiences.   I am now approaching 2 months working with the International Presentation Association NGO permanent representative at United Nations Headquarters in New York City. During this time, […]

30, Apr

Are you on Facebook? If you are, check out the International Presentation Association’s very active Facebook page for the most up-to-date news and information. In the last week alone, the IPA has posted about: – the Nepal earthquake rescue effort – What our Budget needs – a faithful budget rooted in economic justice – Presentation Sister from […]

26, Jan

by Alexandra Miller   Take down your Lantern from its niche and go out! You may not rest in firelight certainties, secure from drifting fog of doubt and fear. You may not build yourself confining walls and say: Thus far, and thus, and thus far shall I walk. And these things shall I do and […]