Coalition for Justice & Peace in Palestine

Sydney, Australia

Events 2013

Here you will be able to see the events held in 2013.


CJPP and Sydney Peace Foundation invite you to
hear one of the world’s leading human rights experts,


6.30pm, Thursday 19 September 2013
Footbridge Theatre, University of Sydney
Tickets ($25/$15) available:

His topic will be ‘The Palestinian Struggle for Self Determination
and the Ordeal of Occupation’

Richard Falk is Albert G. Milbank Professor of International Law Emeritus at Princeton University where he was a member of the faculty for forty years (1961-2001).  Since 2002 he has been associated with Global & International Studies at the Santa Barbara campus of the University of California where he is currently Research Professor, and directs a research project on ‘Climate Change, Human Security, and Democracy.’

Professor Falk has been the Special Rapporteur on Occupied Palestine for the United Nations Human Rights Council since 2008. He served as Chair of the Board, Nuclear Age Peace Foundation, 2004-2012. In 2008-2009 he was appointed expert advisor to the President of the UN General Assembly. He is a member of the editorial boards of The Nation and The Progressive magazines, is an Honorary Editor of the American Journal of International Law, and a member of the international advisory editorial boards of Third World Quarterly and Globalizations.

Over the years, Falk has published more than 50 books, including Legal Order in a Violent World (1968); This Endangered Planet: Prospects and Proposals for Human Survival (1971); A Study of Future Worlds (1975); Predatory Globalization: A Critique (1999); Religion and Humane Global Governance (2001). His most recent books Achieving Human Rights (2009); a co-edited volume entitled Legality and Legitimacy in Global Affairs (2012); Global Parliament (with Andrew Strauss)(2011); Path to Zero: Dialogues on Nuclear Dangers (2012).


Richard Falk is also Professor Emeritus of International Law at Princeton University and Visiting Professor in Global and International Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

 For more details please contact: or 9351 4468

The Way Forward to Peace in the Middle East
7 August 2013, 12.30-1.30pm

DRAFT Peace in Middle East flyer


Dr Mona El Farra

22 May 2013: Nakba Commemoration Event (NSW)
Auburn Town Hall, 6pm for 6:30pm, 1 Susan St, Auburn
Organisers: Coalition for Justice & Peace in Palestine supported by Auburn Municipal Council

24 May 2013: Public meeting (QLD)
6.15 for 6.30pm, Queensland Council of Unions Bldg
Level 2, 16 Peel St, South Brisbane
Organised by Just Peace Queensland

27 May 2013: Public meeting – From Gaza…with love… (NSW)
A first-hand account of life for people living under siege in the Gaza Strip.
6:00 – 7:30pm, Wagga Wagga Historic Council Chambers, corner Baylis & Morrow Streets, Wagga Wagga.

28 May 2013: Public meeting – Life in Gaza Today (ACT)
7.30 – 9.30pm, Pilgram House Conference Centre,
69 Northbourne Ave, Canberra
Event organised by: Medical Association for Prevention of War (ACT); Australians for Justice and Peace in Palestine (AJPP); Quakers (Canberra) and the Australia Palestine Advocacy Network (APAN)

29 May 2013: Public meeting – Gaza Under Siege: A Crisis for Health (ACT)
5.30pm, Finkel Lecture Theatre, Medical School, ANU
Organised by the Centre for Arab & Islamic Studies with support of Medical School.

30 May 2013: Public Meeting (VIC)
6pm, Building 80, Level 2, RMIT University, Swanston St, Melbourne

2 June 2013: Lunch with Dr Mona el-Farra (NSW)
12:30-3:30 pm, Illawarra Aboriginal Corporation
22 Kenny St, Wollongong
Organised by the South Coast Labor Council and APHEDA South Coast Branch

4 June 2013: Public meeting (WA)
6.30pm, Alexander Library Theatre, Cultural Centre Northbridge.
Organised by Friends of Palestine WA and supported by Students for Palestine (UWA) & the Palestinian Community of Western Australia.

10 June 2013: Gaza Solidarity Dinner (NSW)
6.30pm, Hellenic Club, 251 Elizabeth St, Sydney
Organised by Coalition for Justice and Peace in Palestine

Dr el-Farra is the Coalition for Justice and Peace in Palestine’s 2013 Nakba Commemoration speaker and her national speaking tour is sponsored by CJPP with support from the bodies and organisations listed above.


16 May 2013: Film event – Five Broken Cameras

bowral film

Coalition for Justice and Peace in Palestine Inc.

PO Box 144
Glebe NSW 2037

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