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Kanchana back in Melbourne

JCJ president Kanchana Weerakoon will be back in Melbourne from 6th to 30th April, for the first time since 2016. She’s keen to talk with groups about two topics. First, the seven Youth Journeys run so far as a great model for action on climate/peace/justice. Second, her experiences with urban small-scale gardening. Public meetings will […]

Tea & cheese tasting – successful fund-raiser

Our Matched Tea & Cheese Tasting was a great success. 17 JCJ supporters packed out Porcelain in Carlton. It was to raise funds to send Stephen Bygrave of Beyond Zero Emissions to Sri Lanka to network with locals to help bring about 100% renewables in that country. Thanks to our great supporter Scarlett Killaly for […]

End-of-year drinks and climbing the heights

Will you be in Melbourne? Love to see you at the wind-down for Journeys for Climate Justice. Drop in for 9 minutes or 90. 5pm – 6.30pm, Friday 19th December Jasper Hotel, 489 Elizabeth Street (city-side of Victoria Market) We have had a great year, and more is to come for 2015. Our AGM and launch of the […]

JCJ new members welcome

JCJ welcomes new members. JCJ is an inclusive organisation, and we encourage all members to have a say. The AGM will be held in November, and we’ll structure it to allow you to participate if you join. Membership is $30 per year in Australia and similar countries, and $10 in Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and similar […]

Launch of our new website

Welcome to the new website for Journeys for Climate Justice. We hope you like it. If you are in Melbourne, you are welcome to the launch at 11am on Sunday 23 November. Details follow. Volunteers have been busy behind the scenes for months, especially Viveka, Robyn and Jim. They have done our best to make […]

Student visit to sustainable Daylesford

On a lovely sunny Sunday recently, we held our very first expedition with international students studying in Australia. We travelled in a convoy of cars to Daylesford, 110 kilometres from Melbourne. The aim was to give the students some interesting educational experiences, introduce them to local students a good time, and test our approach to running such journeys. The students […]

JCJ talks to renewable energy association

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