20200310scomo

Christian, Hindu, Buddhist, Jewish, Muslim and other faith leaders have written to Prime Minister Scott Morrison urging him to heed climate science.

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Source: SBS

An Interfaith Youth Leadership Camp will be held from 31 March to 2 April 2020 during school holidays at Whitehall Guesthouse in Queenscliff. Faith communities with a link to Wyndham can nominate 5 young leaders (between 16 – 25 years old) to join others (30 places only).

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20200302mandatoryreporting

Laws requiring clergy to report child abuse to authorities — even if it's heard in the confession box — will come into effect on Monday, ending the "special treatment" for Victoria's religious institutions.

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Source: The Age

20200311bacharhouli

The federal government has announced funding for two initiatives aimed at promoting diversity.

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Source: SBS

20200313catholicmuslimsinterfaithcommitment

Australian Catholic and Muslim leaders have adopted an interfaith commitment statement on the first anniversary of Pope Francis and Al-Azhar Grand Mufti Dr Ahmed al-Tayyeb signing the Document on Human Fraternity.

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Source: Catholic News

20200312climatefaithleaders

Buddhists, Anglicans, Catholics, Quakers and people of other faiths joined thousands of concerned Australians in Canberra during the first sitting week of Parliament to stand up for meaningful action on climate change.

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Source: MNNews

20200315cameleers

More than 120 years ago, thousands of camel drivers from Afghanistan and the provinces of modern day Pakistan and India left their homes and families for the unknown shores of Australia.

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Source: ABC

20200207 umeshchandra

He set up Brisbane's first Hindu temple, liaised with Indian students in a time of tension, and now he's been awarded a Medal of the Order of Australia for his dedication to multiculturalism.

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Source: SBS

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