Entries by Affinity Intercultural Foundation

Mr Edward Santow’s Speech, Human Rights Commissioner

Acknowledgements Gadigal people of the Eora nation; Ahmet Polat. The Hon Ray Williams MP (NSW Minister for Multiculturalism, and Minister for Disability Services) Dr Elizabeth Coombs, Acting NSW Privacy Commissioner Australia is a wonderful country: warm, welcoming, open. It’s the country my father’s father escaped to as the shadow of the looming Second World War […]

Freedom of Religion in Multicultural Australia

Dr Elizabeth Coombs, Introduction to Freedom of Religion in Multicultural Australia The facilitator of the program is Chris Puplick, former President of the NSW Anti-Discrimination Board and former NSW Privacy Commissioner who will be introduced by Dr Elizabeth Coombs, A/NSW Privacy Commissioner & Affinity Advisory Board.   Chris Puplick AM, Freedom of Religion in Multicultural […]

John Cleary

John Cleary is the presenter of Sunday Nights on ABC local Radio. John Cleary has been described as ‘one of Australia’s leading commentators on religious affairs’. He is a member of the ABC’s specialist Religion unit and is often heard as a commentator on Religious issues for ABC Radio and Television. He is best known […]

The Honourable Barrie Unsworth

 Political Party Activity Australian Labor Party (ALP). Member of ALP Administrative Committee 1971 – 1988. Community Activity Commissioner of the Public Transport Commission of New South Wales 1972-1975; Member of the Pipeline Authority 1973-1978. Deputy Chairman, then Chairman, of His Royal Highness Duke of Edinburgh Study Conference, Chairman, Australian Executive Committee 1982-1998, Chairman, Australia Day […]

Jim Longley

James Alan (Jim) Longley is Deputy Secretary of Ageing Disability and Home Care, NSW Department of Family and Community Services. He is a former bank executive and Member of Parliament who served as the Member for Pittwater in the New South Wales Legislative Assembly from 1986 until 1996. During his tenure in the Assembly, he was Minister for Community […]