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Turbulent Times: Opportunities for action

May 10 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

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2022 Red Cross Oration

Are you worried about the future of our world?

There’s a lot to think about; the increase in mental health presentations, war in the Ukraine, recent floods, the implications of global warming and climate change…  a global pandemic.

It’s a lot.

Many voices are engaging in emerging issues and speaking-up for the environment, gender equality and international justice.  Yet, research suggests modern communities are experiencing fragmentation, social isolation, and a decline in volunteer participation.  Why is this?

Join our panellists to discuss how we can build a connected, resilient community, activating and participating in the betterment of our collective future.

Speakers:
  • Hannah Millar, Community Builder, Community Action & Mobilisation, Australian Red Cross
  • Matt Etherington, 2019 Tasmanian Young Achiever of the Year
  • Nataya Branjerdporn, Co-Founder, Disastrous Dinners
  • Hosted by Dr Matt Killingsworth

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Organiser

University of Tasmania
Phone:
1300 363 864
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Venue

Institute for Marine and Antractic Studies
20 Castray Esplanade
Battery Point, Tasmania 7004 Australia
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