From Victims to Changemakers: A Grass-Roots Focus for the National Plan to Reduce Violence Against Women and Children
In May 2008, the Federal Government announced plans to develop a new National Plan to Reduce Violence against Women and Children, and invited input from community organisations. This submission was prepared by a group of young women coordinating Lilla, a new International Women's Network, initiated by ERC.
Edmund Rice Centre Welcomes Apology - Now for 10 Year Old Recommendations to be Acted On
The Edmund Rice Centre today welcomed the apology to the Stolen Generations to be made in the Australian Parliament and urged the Rudd Government to also ensure that the recommendations of the 1997 Bringing Them Home Report are implemented.Read more
Getting Up Close to Climate Change in Pacific Nations -- Preparation for UN Climate Summit in Bali
As part of the build up to the December UN summit on climate change, to be held in Bali, ten Australians from NSW and Queensland are currently journeying to the Pacific Island nation of Kiribati to learn up close about the implications of global warming for local residents.Read more