TITLE: ‘REFUGEES ‘
HOSTED BY: THE ROTARY CLUB OF WEST WOLLONGONG
WHEN: WEDNESDAY 22ND MARCH 2017 6 FOR 6.30 PM
WHERE: Edmund Rice Centre at Edmund Rice College
A wonderful, inspiring and enlightening presentation on the value of refugees (i.e. most of us) to Australia and the imperative to treat asylum seekers well.
SPEAKER: Phil Glendenning AM
The Rotary Club of West Wollongong invites you to join us for our annual Peace Oration to be delivered by Phil Glendenning. Mr Glendenning has been the Director of the Edmund Rice Centre Foundation since its inception in 1996 and is has been the President of the Refugee Council of Australiasince 2012.
He has been presented with several awards and titles for his work in human rights advocacy and education including an Honorary Doctorate by the Australian Catholic University, the Sir Ron Wilson Award for Human Rights by the Australian Council for International Development (ACFID) and most recently an Award for Advocacy from Baptistcare Western Australia. He also Co-founded Australians for Native Title and Research in 1997
Phil is a DYNAMIC SPEAKER and a tireless worker of those needing help.
More Information : MICHAEL CAMPBELL
PH 0490 022 313