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20 September to 4 October
107 Project, 107 Redfern Street, Redfern

A celebration of 100 years of achievements and ongoing endeavours in the field of peace-making


Covid-19 restrictions may affect the possibility to hold this event.  At the moment we plan to go ahead but will closely follow health announcements and protocols. If necessary it will become an on-line event with a physical event to take place in 2021. 


Sunday 20 Sept: Peace Fair from 2pm to 8pm

More than 20 organisations working for peace and related issues will join together to display their campaigns and achievements. There will be stalls, exhibitions, movies, speakers, refreshments, entertainment, activities for children, live-feed to facebook for those who can’t be there in person. ICAN’s Nobel Peace Prize medal will be on display. There will be a reunion for IVP and WILPF (NSW) members with a huge cake to celebrate 100 years of these organisations.  Detailed program to be announced.  

It may be necessary to restrict numbers at this event so we would appreciate it if you would indicate your intention to attend:  https://www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=643476

Monday 21 Sept:  Celebration of United Nations International Day of Peace 

Public event in the city or on-line event.  Details to follow.  

20 Sept to 4 Oct:  Peace Exhibition at 107 Project. 


Organised by:  International Volunteers for Peace, Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (NSW), and Independent and Peaceful Australia Network

Participating organisations: International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear weapons, Australian Anti-Bases Campaign Coalition, PEN Sydney, People for Nuclear Disarmament, Marrickville Peace Group, Medical Association for the Prevention of War, Sydney Peace and Justice Coalition, Teachers Federation, Wage Peace, West Papua Association, United Nations Association of Australia, Peacifica, Quakers Australia, Do What You Can, Pax Christi, Peace Bus, SEARCH Foundation

Organisations wishing to participate please contact us at raisingpeace2020@gmail.com