Women and children

A celebration of the Centenary of International WILF

Event Date: 
Thu, 07/05/2015 - 12:00
Location: 
Parliament House, Hobart, Tasmania

The President and members of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, (WILPFi) Tasmanian Branch,very cordially invite YOU and your friends to a Celebration of the Centenary of International WILPFi which was founded on 28 April 2015 in the Hague, Netherlands.

The Soldier & the Pacifist

Event Date: 
Fri, 10/04/2015 - 13:00 - 14:00
Location: 
The Theatrette, Canberra Museum and Gallery, ACT

Jan Morice, tells how her grandmother, Mabel Drummond, a central founding  member of WILPFi from 1915, maintained an affectionate, but difficult relationship with h er younger brother, Tom, who joined up and fought at Gallipoli and the Western Front. Jan knew her grandmother from when she was a child until Mabel died when Jan was 25.

Syrian women's voices: stories of a nation at war

Event Date: 
Mon, 17/03/2014 - 18:30 - 20:30
Location: 
Sydney University, Carslaw Building 275, Darlington Sydney NSW (The Carslaw Building is near the City Rd Footbridge Crossing)

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Iraq ten years on: How highly did the children rate

From the IPAN forum held in Melbourne19 march 2013 to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the invasion of Iraq, this is the presentation given by MAPW President Dr Jenny Grounds.

Chidren and conflict

UNDIR (United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research) publication on the use of children in conflict and an overview of the current legal frameworks which seek to protect them.

Launch of Children United organisation

Event Date: 
Thu, 14/07/2011 - 18:30
Location: 
Melbourne

Launch of the non-profit organisation Children United which aims to end the trafficking of children into sex slavery in Thailand. The lauch will include a preview of the film Corridors of children, guest speakers and a silent auction.