WORLD REFUGEE DAY
Rally and march for refugee rights
End the freeze on asylum seeker claims.
End mandatory detention.
Say no to another Tampa election.
1pm, Sunday June 20
Brisbane Square, at top of Queen st Mall, George St, City
Chair, Frederika Steen, refugee advocate.
Father Pan Jordan, Tamil community
Chaman Shah Nasiri, Hazara Afghani community
Ian Rintoul, Refugee Action Coalition
Andrew Bartlett, The Greens
Sonia Caton, human rights lawyer
David Forde, Labor 4A Just Palestine
Dr Alison Stewart, refugee health
Organised by the World Refugee Day Committee, a broad coalition of groups that has come together as a voice for justice in this election year.
Supported by: Australian Tamil Congress, Taj (Hazara) Association of Australia Inc, Refugee Action Collective, Labor for Refugees, Catholic Justice & Peace Commission, The Greens, Dean of St John’s Anglican Cathedral, Rally for Peace & Nuclear Disarmament, St Mary’s Community in Exile, Eritrean Women’s and Families’ Network.
Further info: Paul, Ph. 3392 3843; email andrewpaulmac