Burma's most famous medical doctor, Dr Cynthia Maung, travelled to Australia to receive the 2013 Sydney Peace Prize and tell her story in the first week of November. Thousands of Australians listened to Dr Cynthia Maung speak about the important...
“Your work is really wonderful. This is really building the foundation of happy society. So I appreciate.” His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama
Following the conversation His Holiness said a few more words about the values of human rights, dignity, well-being,...
You are invited to a screening of:
THE GHOSTS OF JEJU
Friday 18 October 6pm
Room 114, Mackie Building
Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies
The University of Sydney
Arundel Street (near footbridge)
A moving film about the determined resistance by the fishermen and farmers of Gangjeong...
26 September 2013
Announcing Jane Singleton AM, Director of the Sydney Peace Foundation
Inaugural presenter and senior reporter for ABC TV’s 7.30 Report, Jane Singleton AM, will take over from Stuart Rees as the Director of the Sydney Peace Foundation.
Professor Richard Falk
United Nations Special Rapporteur on Palestinian Human Rights
speaking in Sydney, Thursday 19 September, 6.30 pm
Footbridge Theatre, University of Sydney, Camperdown Campus
The Palestinian Struggle for Self Determination and the Ordeal of Occupation
Richard Falk, Emeritus Professor...
It is the Foundation's pleasure to announce that our friend, the Global Social Justice Network, is hosting an exciting film and panel event next week.
Trafficking, child labour, sex slavery, debt slavery and child soldiers are among the most usual forms of...
Artist Jill Carter-Hansen designed the image PEACE IS IN YOUR HANDS in New Zealand in a small version in 1983 to assist fundraising in New Zealand at the time of the Cold War.
Jill Carter-Hansen has been involved with both environmental...
17 August 2013, Sydney
Humanitarian doctor to receive 2013 Sydney Peace Prize
Dr Cynthia Maung, founder of the Mae Tao Clinic on the Thai-Burmese border, will be the recipient of the 2013 Sydney Peace Prize to be awarded in Sydney on...