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Click here to read news article: Young Australian of the Year finalist new CEO of FECCA
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Young Australian of the Year finalist new CEO of FECCA

Last week Auspire was pleased to hear of the appointment of Mr Mohammad Al-Khafaji to the role of FECCA Acting CEO. Mr Al-Khafaji was formerly FECCA Director of Strategy and Engagement and bring a wealth of experience to the table.

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Click here to read news article: UN Declaration of Human Rights – Celebrating 70 Years
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UN Declaration of Human Rights – Celebrating 70 Years

The UN Association of Australia (WA Division) has organised an exhibition on 10 December 2018 (Monday) from 6:00-8:30pm at the State Library of WA (25 Francis St., Perth WA 6000). The evening will include a keynote address on the history and importance of human rights followed by a panel discussion that explores human rights concerns facing Australia today. 

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Click here to read news article: Civics and Citizenship masterclass gets a vote of confidence
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Civics and Citizenship masterclass gets a vote of confidence

Auspire joined forces with the Constitutional Centre in West Perth to again host a fully booked community masterclass about Active Citizenship and the Constitution on Tuesday 6th November with over 65 people registering to attend.

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Click here to read news article: Auspire reports growth in programs at the 2018 AGM
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Auspire reports growth in programs at the 2018 AGM

At the Auspire's Annual General Meeting held on Friday 2 November 2018, Ms Kerryn Batten, Auspire Chair reported that the organisation had again delivered a solid year of engagement and impact and demonstrable growth in programs that encourage and promote active participation and contribution to community.

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Click here to read news article: Congratulations to WA’s 2019 Australians of the Year
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Congratulations to WA’s 2019 Australians of the Year

An underwater cave- rescue hero; a young identity theft law-maker, an aboriginal ex-serviceman and a youth social-wellbeing champion have all been revealed and celebrated as the western Australian 2019 Australians of the Year.

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Click here to read news article: WA’s 2019 Australian of the Year finalists unveiled
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WA’s 2019 Australian of the Year finalists unveiled

A cave-diving rescuer, a mountaineer who overcame spinal injury, an advocate for Indigenous servicemen and women, a basketballer building kids’ self-esteem, a young Indigenous activist and a woman saving bears from bile farms are among the 16 finalists over 4 categories for the WA 2019 Australian of the Year Awards.

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Click here to read news article: ACNC Welcomes Auspire as a registered charity
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ACNC Welcomes Auspire as a registered charity

Forty-two years after it opened its doors in Western Australia, Auspire - The Australia Day Council of WA has been accepted by the Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commission as a Tax Concessional Charity.

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Click here to read news article: Auspire welcomes new Race Discrimination Commissioner
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Auspire welcomes new Race Discrimination Commissioner

Auspire welcomes Australia's next Race Discrimination Commissioner, Mr Chin-Leong Tan, a former lawyer who has held a number of diversity-focused leadership roles over two decades.

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Click here to read news article: Auspire is Silent for International Day of Peace
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Auspire is Silent for International Day of Peace

People across the world joined together for a minute’s silence at noon today to commemorate and acknowledge the United Nation’s International Day of Peace. Auspire – The Australia Day Council’s work is closely aligned to the UN’s sustainable goal 16 – Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions and this year joined the movement.

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Click here to read news article: Community Citizen of the Year Awards 2019 – Nominations Open
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Community Citizen of the Year Awards 2019 – Nominations Open

Every community has local heroes. Auspire – The Australia Day Council WA, Community Citizen of the Year awards is your opportunity to acknowledge those making an outstanding contribution to your local community.

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Click here to read news article: Women from ISHAR attend Civics and Citizenship Leadership Forum.
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Women from ISHAR attend Civics and Citizenship Leadership Forum.

Ladies from different multicultural communities attended a special leadership forum featuring Australian of the Year alumni.

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