The Catholic Agency for Justice, Peace and Development

Justice Leadership Days

Thank you to all the students and teachers that participated in Justice Leadership Days in 2017 and made them such a great success. We are looking forward to meeting more future social justice leaders in 2018!

Early each year Caritas facilitates whole-day workshops around the country for secondary students responsible for raising awareness of justice and peace issues among their peers. 

In 2018, eight Justice Leadership Days will be held:

February 12 & 13                          Auckland                             St Joseph’s Centre, Takapuna, Auckland
February 21                                    Hamilton                             BVM Cathedral Parish Centre, Hamilton
February 28                                    Dunedin                               South Dunedin Parish, Dunedin
March 7 & 8                                     Christchurch                      St Gregory's Parish, Bishopdale, Christchurch
March 13                                          Palmerston North            Diocesan Centre, Palmerston North
March 16                                          Wellington                          Avalon Community Hall, Avalon, Lower Hutt

Secondary schools are invited to bring up to 12 senior students to participate in the full-day workshops on social justice and leadership. Information on Caritas resources will also be available for teachers.

For more information on Justice Leadership Days, contact us or phone 0800 22 10 22 to speak to Michael Stewart.

See photos from Justice Leadership Days around the country in 2017: 

Justice Leadership Days 2017


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