The Peace Environment and International Issues Special Interest Group meets every Monday after Council on Level 1 of Federation House at 4.30 pm to engage the wider membership in social justice and environmental campaign matters.
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.
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.
There is a Federation officer attached to the Special Interest Group to facilitate the running of the meeting.
All members welcome.
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