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Edmund Rice ministries are active in advocating for human rights and the environment from the local level through to the global level, including through UN mechanisms.
Click on the image below to find out more by visiting the website of Edmund Rice International
Information on other Advocacy projects in the network is available below:
Edmund Rice Justice Centre - SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA
The Edmund Rice Centre is involved in a range of projects and activities across the four areas of its operation in research, community education, advocacy and networking. The Centre's objectives are to:
Conduct and encourage research into the causes of poverty and inequity in society, especially with regard to youth and Indigenous Australians.
Promote teaching that supports awareness, understanding and action in the areas of justice and community issues.
Promote experiential learning activities through organised and reflective immersion programs in Australia and internationally.
Encourage the development of skills in advocacy and social action.
Facilitate liaison and networking opportunities amongst agencies involved in social justice and community education activities.
Edmund Rice Centre for Justice and Community Education
PO Box 2219 (15 Henley Rd)
HOMEBUSH WEST, NSW 2140
Edmund Rice Christian Brothers JPIC network - NORTH AMERICA
The Edmund Rice Christian Brothers North America JPIC network supports justice efforts in school ministries. It was inaugurated in April, 2008. Co-sponsored by ERCBNA Office for Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation and the ERCBNA Office of Eucational Services in order to foster, support, and partner justice work in all North American school ministries within the charism of Blessed Edmund Rice.
Check out their website, clicking on the image here:
Edmund Rice Advocacy Network - KENYA
Edmund Rice Justice Bulletin
This blog had its origin as a means of linking students from Christian Brothers Schools in Victoria, Australia who attended the Social Justice days Brian Bond organised, or who participated in school retreats he helped facilitate. It arose from a belief that as well as charity, advocacy for human rights can also be a compassionate response for those who experience injustice and deprivation. In other words we can address root causes rather than just symptoms. After moving to Geneva to take up a position with Edmund Rice International (ERI) Brian decided to maintain the bulletin with its expanded mailing list but to give it an added focus linking it with the work of ERI.
Edmund Rice Justice AOTEAROA - NEW ZEALAND
Edmund Rice Justice Aotearoa - New Zealand has being running as a organization since 2005 to provide support and community for young adults intersted in social justice. Supporters range in ages and occupations but are all held together by a passion to be involved in social justice issues.
We currently provide services such as
- Community meetings for young adults and school students
- Advocacy comments and campaigns
- Information and resources on current issues
- Services such as restorative justice facilitation
- Support for new and developing social justice initiatives
+649 638 7033
123 Manukau Road, Auckland, New Zealand, 1024
Over the past number of years there is an increasing awareness among us that we are being called to live in a new way, to live in a partnership relationship with creation.
Here are some resources that can help us to creatively live in right relationship: