Past Event

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 […]

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International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women
Nov 25-2020

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 […]

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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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Abraham Conference 2020 : Interfaith on the Front Lines
Nov 15-2020

Abraham Conference 2020 : Interfaith on the Front Lines

The Abraham Conference plays an important role in bringing Jews, Christians and Muslims together to discuss contemporary issues of concern for the members of the three religions and for the wider society.   The theme of this year’s Abraham Conference is “Interfaith on the Frontlines”. In the style of TEDx Talks, Jewish, Christian and Muslim frontline workers will share their stories of hardship […]

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Young Student Leaders & Their Role in Shaping the 21st Century
Nov 14-2020

Young Student Leaders & Their Role in Shaping the 21st Century

Affinity Youth has proudly collaborated with UN Youth New South Wales. Join us for an insightful webinar with the young voices of today as they discuss ‘#Young #Student #Leaders & Their #Role in #Shaping the #21stCentury‘. Bethlehem Mekonnen (Senior Equity and Diversity Ambassador UTS), Sanjaya Sharma (MYAN NSW Ambassador) & Arash Bordbar (Chair of APRRN & Coordinator for UNHCR Global Youth Advisory Council) […]

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