Dear friends, items for your information and action as appropriate:
Saturday 10th September: national Refugee Welcome Summit .Organised by Citizens UK & Christian Aid and other refugee support projects in advance of the global UN Summit on Refugees (on 19th September) to raise awareness and seek action from the public and commitment from our Government. At the Saffron Centre, 256 Moseley Road, Birmingham B12 0BS from 10.30am-4pm. with lunch provided. To sign up please visit: bit.ly/welcomesummit or https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/christian-aid-the-welcome-summit-tickets-26918737669
Friday 16th September: Climate Change website initiative from 1.30 – 3.30 pm in St Peter’s Hall (upper room), Dormer Place, Leamington Spa, CV32 5AA. A presentation and workshop for anyone interested in setting up a website specifically aimed at the Climate Change issue – a response to Laudato Si’ meetings held at St Peter’s. Anyone who may be interested in any way is welcome, but those with any skills or knowledge of websites would be particularly valued.
Please let us know in advance if you expect to attend by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday 21st September: World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel Ecumenical Service at 7.30pm in All Saints, Vicarage Road, Kings Heath, Birmingham B14 7RA. Further information from the Kings Heath Holy Land Prayer Group: kingsheathhlg@gmail. World Week for Peace in Palestine Israel September 18—24th is an initiative of the Palestine Israel Ecumenical forum of the World council of Churches.
……and a diary date for next year:
From 9th-11th May 2017: Apostleship of the Sea National Conference at the Hayes Conference Centre, Swanwick, Derbyshire. Further details in due course.
With best wishes to you as always; previous mini-newsletters can be viewed at www.birminghamjandp.org.uk/mini-newsletters
Administrator, on behalf of the Birmingham Justice and Peace Commission
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