News and events

14 October 2015: New Zealand’s National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security is released.

2 October 2014: WPSAC presents ‘War Redefined‘, screening from 6.00pm at Deakin University’s City Centre (550 Bourke St), 3rd floor, followed by a closing reception and opportunity to meet and chat with other attendees. 

18 September 2014: WPSAC presents ‘The War We Are Living‘, screening at Swinburne, Hawthorn campus, Room AS404, from 5.30pm to 7.30pm.

4 September 2014: WPSAC presents ‘Peace Unveiled‘, screening at Monash University, Caulfield Campus, building H, Room HB32, from 5.30pm to 7.30pm.

21 August 2014: WPSAC and the Institute for Law and the Humanities (IILAH) present ‘I Came to Testify’ (the first film of the Women, War and Peace film series) at Melbourne Law School. Further details and registration available here.

17 June 2014: Professor Jacqui True delivers the Fay Gale Lecture 2014, ‘Winning the War on War but Losing the Battle: A Feminist Perspective on Global Violence’, Monash University, 6.00pm. Free admission but registration essential.

3 June 2014: Professor Jacqui True delivers the Fay Gale Lecture 2014, ‘Winning the War on War but Losing the Battle: A Feminist Perspective on Global Violence’, Monash University, 6.00pm. Free admission but registration essential.

15 November 2013: WPSAC meeting from 9.30am-11.30am at Monash University, Melbourne – visit us on Facebook for more details.

6 November 2013: The Australian National University presents Kamala Chandrakirana speaking on ‘Women, Peace and Security in the Asia Pacific’, powerpoint (in .pdf) available here.

23 October 2013: The Australian Red Cross are hosting an event on Women and War from 6.00pm-7.30pm at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Canberra – panel includes WPSAC’s Dr Katrina Lee-Koo.

16 October 2013: Launch of the 2013 Annual Civil Society Report Card on Australia’s National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security at the Australian National University, Canberra. The event is free, but bookings are necessary.

30 August 2013: ‘Women, Peace and Security: Young Women’s Voices‘ public event at the University of New South Wales, Sydney. The event is free but places are limited.

28 August: ‘Gender and the RAMSI Intervention: Activism and Empowerment in Solomon Islands’ public event held by the Centre of Policing, Intelligence and Counter Terrorism at Macquarie University, Sydney. The event is free but RSVP necessary.

16 August 2013: ‘Women, Peace and Security in 2013: Australia’s Role at Home and Abroad‘ public event at Griffith University. The event is free but places are limited.

15 August 2013: ‘The International Women, Peace and Security Agenda: Australian Leadership, Australian Research‘ public event at Monash University, Melbourne. The event is free but places are limited.

15 April 2013: Annual Civil Society Dialogue on Women Peace and Security, to be held at University House, Australian National University, Canberra. Register at the ACFID website.