Author Archives: Affinity Intercultural Foundation

19 Aug

6th Annual Abrahamic Conference : Our Nation – Can We Grow Together – 2007

The 6th Annual International Inter-religious Abraham Conference, held on the 19th of August 2007 at Sydney University was a clear indication of the need for our community members, religious leaders and academics to strive for a more harmonious and tolerant ...

04 Aug


IN COMMEMORATING 2007 UNESCO YEAR OF RUMI SYMPOSIUM & WHIRLING DERVISHES OF RUMI 4 August 2007 UNESCO declared 2007 as the Year of Rumi & Global Peace, and in commemoration of Rumi’s 800th anniversary of the birth of the famous Muslim Saint ...

30 Jun

National Social Cohesion Conference – 2007

On Friday 29 June 2007, Affinity in partnership with Macquarie University; Centre for Social Inclusion, the University of Newcastle, Faculty of Education & Arts; and the University of Technology and the University of Western Sydney, College of Arts, held a ...

10 May

‘My Faith, Our Australia’ Panel at Sydney Uni

Sydney University Affinity club held a panel on the 10th of May on ‘My Faith, Our Australia’. The panel was all about how ones faith makes them a better Australian. Miss Mahsheed Ansari spoke from the Muslim perspective, Rabbi Eli ...

28 Apr

Parramatta Youth Encounters Open Forum

Parramatta Youth Encounters Open Forum | Saturday 28th April The Parramatta Youth Encounters steering committee decided to have the last meeting open to an audience made up of Christian and Muslim youth. The theme for the night was “Spiritual Youth in ...