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Luncheon with the Hon Mark Dreyfus QC MP

AIS will have the pleasure of hosting a Luncheon featuring the Hon Mark Dreyfus QC MP. Mark is the Federal Member for Isaacs, as well as Australia's Shadow Attorney-General and Shadow Minister for Arts.

Date: TBA

Additional details about this event will be announced soon.

Ged Kearny on the role of unions in building a better future for marginalised Australians


Tuesday, 18 August 2015 -- The Australian Intercultural Society organised a luncheon for about 40 guests on 18 August 2015, featuring Head of Australian Unions Ged Kearny. The event was titled, "The role of unions in building a better future for marginalised Australians".

Welcoming remarks were given by Ahmet Keskin, executive director of AIS, followed by an introduction by facilitator Ray Francis Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Monash University.

During her talk, Ged shone a light on the inequality faced by many in the community in particular women and migrant workers.

The event concluded with a Q&A session and the presentation of gifts of thanks.

AIS would like to thank the event sponsor, Blinds Galore, for their generous support.


Transcript  "The role of unions in building a better future for marginalised Australians" by Ged Kearny





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Tue Aug 18, 2015 @12:00PM - 01:30PM
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Tue Jul 14, 2015 @ 5:00PM - 07:30PM
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Luncheon Forums

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