Community groups and volunteers are vital to the wellbeing of our society.
Whether they exist as sporting clubs, day care centres, P&C's, neighbourhood centres or lobby groups they play an invaluable role.
Claire is involved in many different community groups committed to social justice and equality for all Queenslanders. These groups include Amnesty International, Australians for Native Title and Reconciliation and the Queensland Peace Network.
She is a member of Friends of the ABC, Patron of the Boggo Road Gaol Historical Society, Children by Choice, Brisbane Labor History Association, Brisbane Multicultural Arts Centre and the Australian Festival of Chamber Music.
Claire is also active in the community in Fortitude Valley where her office is located. Community organisations are welcome to hold meetings in Claire's office and are able to access many other forms of support.
Information about Redland City Council
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This is the new site for the Moreton Bay Regional Council, incorporating Caboolture, Pine Rivers and Redcliffe.
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Parliament of Australia
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Sunshine Coast Regional Council
The councils of Maroochy Shire and Caloundra City have amalgamated.
Australian Parliamentary Group on Population and Development (PGPD)
The Australian Parliamentary Group on Population and Development was formed in 1995 to support and promote the Program of Action from the International Conference on Population and Development, held in Cairo in 1994.
The APGPD are a cross party group of parliamentarians who work together to champion women's empowerment, break down gender discrimination and advocate access to safe reproductive health services.
The Sustainable Development Goals: the fight against global poverty and inequality
17 Goals to Transform our World
Governments, businesses and civil society together with the United Nations have started to mobilize efforts to achieve the Sustainable Development Agenda by 2030. Universal, inclusive and indivisible, the Agenda calls for action by all countries to improve the lives of people everywhere.
In 2015, countries adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals. In 2016, the Paris Agreement on climate change entered into force, addressing the need to limit the rise of global temperatures. Explore this site to find out more about the efforts of the UN and its partners to build a better world with no one left behind.