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AUSTRALIAN SPEAKING TOUR | Arda Aghazarian
23 September – 25 October 2014
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Arda Aghazarian is an Armenian Palestinian Christian media professional from the Old City of Jerusalem. Growing up through violence and military occupation, she has become an advocate for justice and peace in the Holy Land, with particular emphasis on conflict resolution and women’s rights.
Hosted by Palestine-Israel Ecumenical Network and World Vision.
ADELAIDE (SA) | Fri. 7 November 2014 | 6.30pm
Annual AFOPA Fundraiser Dinner
MC’d by Bryan Dawe with the guest speaker Bob Carr, former Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs.
Venue: Adelaide Convention Centre
Tickets: $140 – must be pre-purchased here >>
Dress: Black Tie
Hosted by: Australian Friends of Palestine Association (AFOPA)
MELBOURNE (VIC) | Sun. 9 November 2014 | 10am
Third annual RUN FOR PALESTINE
Where: The Tan Track – Pillars of Wisdom, King’s Domain, Cnr Alexandra Ave & Swan St, Melbourne
Start Time: 10.45am 2 laps/11am 1 lap
Cost (includes t-shirt): $25 per ticket (plus booking fee of $2.49) – click here to book tickets.
All funds raised will be donated to the Red Crescent Society for Gaza Strip – to aid in the rehabilitation of disabled Palestinian children. Of course if you can’t make it on the day, but would like to donate to the cause anyway, there is an option for that as well.
Hosted by: Australians for Palestine
MELBOURNE (VIC) | Premiering 11 November 2014
Tales of a City by the Sea, a Palestinian story of love and separation will be brought to life on three different stages in three cities, in two languages (Arabic and English) within three different artistic interpretations. This is not just a play, it is an act of beautiful resistance.