Event categories: Lecture

2020 Ramadan Conversations Highlights (Click to view)
Jan 20-2021

2020 Ramadan Conversations Highlights (Click to view)

  Due to the tragic times we are facing globally due to the impact of COVID-19 Affinity decided to continue with their programs through an online platform. The first of these programs began in Ramadan a month ago, in which they arranged 27 daily episodes of Ramadan Conversations with facilitator Former ABC Veteran Broadcaster John […]

Upcoming
Free
International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
Dec 15-2020

International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

Join us for an insightful webinar in recognition of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Affinity has proudly partnered with Law Council of Australia and UNAA NSW. Violence against women and girls is one of the most widespread, persistent and devastating human rights violations in our world today remains largely unreported […]

Past
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Global Terrorism Index Launch
Dec 7-2020

Global Terrorism Index Launch

Affinity has once again proudly collaborated with the Institute for Economics & Peace (IEP) for a fourth webinar episode. The Global Terrorism Index (GTI) is an annual report produced by the Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP). Now on its 8th edition, the GTI provides a comprehensive summary of the key global trends and patterns […]

Past
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Freedom of Religion: Liberty in a Secular Society
Dec 2-2020

Freedom of Religion: Liberty in a Secular Society

Religious Freedom in Australia has long been taken for granted. Recent debates over social issues from Gay Marriage to Education have led to proposals for new legislation. As religious adherence in Australia diversifies and declines, is there need for a deeper conversation? What issues are at stake? Discussing their recently published books, retired bishop Robert […]

Past
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World Children’s Day Webinar: Educate a Child
Nov 20-2020

World Children’s Day Webinar: Educate a Child

Australia for UNHCR and Amnesty International is joining Affinity for World Children’s Day to share how we support refugee children – who make up more than half of the world’s 79.5 million refugee population. UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, provides life-saving support for refugee children, including unaccompanied children separated from their families, as well as delivering education opportunities […]

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