Peace Environment and International Issues Special Interest Group

First meeting of 2020

The first meeting of the Peace, Environment and International Special Interest Group of 2020 will be held on Monday 17 February from 4.30pm until 6pm on the first floor of Teachers Federation House, 23-33 Mary Street, Surry Hills.

A guest speaker is coming to update members on the Free West Papua campaign.

All Federation members are welcome. For those who are unable to attend in person, teleconference facilities will be available.

Contact Kelly Marks for more details or to be added to the Special Interest Group mailing list.


The Peace, Environment and International Issues Special Interest Group meets once per term at Federation House to engage members in social justice and environmental campaign matters. All members are welcome. For those unable to attend in person, teleconference facilities are available.

Guest speakers are invited to speak on topics ranging from coal seam gas, Climate Action Network and Cuban Fellowship. There is an email group that members may join to receive minutes. All resolutions must be endorsed by Federation executive.

Members also support the Hiroshima Day Committee and various affiliated groups such as Anti-Bases Coalition, Australian Fair Trade Network, Friends of the Earth, Nature Conservation Council, National Parks Association, People for Nuclear Disarmament, Sydney Peace and Justice Coalition and Union Aid Abroad-APHEDA.

Kelly Marks is the Federation officer attached to the Special Interest Group, to facilitate the running of meetings.

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