World Refugee Day planning meeting. All welcome

To all refugee rights supporters and your organisations,

World Refugee Day/Refugee Week is coming up in June. It has become the main refugee rights focus of the year. It has become a broad based collaborative event involving many organisations and individuals. The message below tells you the various ways you can help to create another memorable event that helps to get the message across to the public and our political leaders. Hope to see you at next Wednesday’s meeting (which Wayne Sanderson of Amnesty has kindly agreed to chair); or if you can’t make it, please help in some other way.
Let’s make it something special,
Paul McKinnon

WORLD REFUGEE DAY PLANNING MEETING

All refugee supporters and all organisations with an interest in refugee rights are called on to support a World Refugee Day event to support refugee rights. As in previous years it will be a collaborative event between many organisations (not just RAC). All pro-refugee groups can support the event by:

  1. Sending a representative of your organisation to participate in the planning of the event. Interested individuals are also welcome.
  2. Officially endorsing the event (this means your name would appear on all the publicity.
  3. Helping us publicise the event, including encouraging your own members to participate. Please send this notice through your networks.

First planning meeting:
When: 6.30pm, Wednesday, 11th April.
Where: Amnesty International meeting room, Level 1, 354 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley.
Wayne Sanderson of the national board of Amnesty International will chair the meeting. Any enquiries: Paul from RAC, paul, ph. 3392 3843 OR Noemie from Amnesty, noerigaud , ph.0406 455 678.

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    http://www.eurekastreet.com.au/article.aspx?aeid=30929

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    Asylum Seeker Resource Centre
    12 Batman st West Melbourne 3003
    ph 03 9326 6066 / 0417517075

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