February, 2017

UnitingWorld hosts disaster risk reduction workshops in Suva

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

21 Feb, 2017 “What do you have left when all you can see and touch is lost?” That was the starting point for deep discussions on disaster response at workshops hosted by UnitingWorld at the Pacific Theological College in the Fijian capital Suva from 15-17 February 2017. Over the course of three days UnitingWorld’s Regional Coordinator of Pacific Programs Rev. Dr Cliff Bird, Associate Director... Read More »

It’s Up to Us – have your say on Australia’s future in 60 seconds

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

In 2016, the world received a harsh wake up call – we saw the rise to power of Donald Trump and growing support for nationalist and isolationist views from people such as Pauline Hanson, Rodrigo Duterte and Nigel Farage. We watched the heartbreaking situation in Aleppo, the horrific and inhumane treatment of people on Manus […] The post It’s Up to Us – have your say on Australia’s... Read More »

It’s Up to Us – have your say on Australia’s future in 60 seconds

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

In 2016, the world received a harsh wake up call – we saw the rise to power of Donald Trump and growing support for nationalist and isolationist views from people such as Pauline Hanson, Rodrigo Duterte and Nigel Farage. We watched the heartbreaking situation in Aleppo, the horrific and inhumane treatment of people on Manus […] The post It’s Up to Us – have your say on Australia’s... Read More »