Local and Trans-Tasman events of interest to social justice activists and researchers.
There are two upcoming events that may be of interest to our members. One is a local activity to be held here in Perth and the other is a Trans-Tasman activity of interest to Pacific, Australian and New Zealand members.
There will be a local network meetig on the evening of Wednesday 29th February for those interested in Social Justice Action and Research. It will be a manageable after work activity which incorporates some refreshments and the opportunity for a meal before returning home. We will provide some pre-dinner snacks and meals will be available for purchase.
When: WED 29th Feb 6.30 to 8.30 pm
Where: SALT on the Beach
42 Port Beach Road
Phone: 9430 6866
The meeting will facilitate Peer Networking and also give people access to a professional colleagues with whom they share values, enabling people to draw on colleagues' accumulated expertise and experience and to contribute their own.
Secondly, members are encouraged to think about attending the 2012 Trans-Tasman Community Psychology conference in Wellington (Tapu Te Ranga Marae) being held on April 18-19. This is a satellite event associated with the New Zealand Psychology Society conference which begins on April 20. A call for submissions on any aspect of our theme, poverty and inequality, is attached, along with a registration form. On behalf of Neville Robertson and the organizing crew you are invited to come and to pass this information along to colleagues, students, researchers and activists who may be interested.