East Timor information and film night at FoE

Come and see a fabulous locally made documentary, Heru Ini Lafu; Weaving Life, which gives voice to rural women whose stories are not often told. Hear how women in three remote villages are building positive futures and reclaiming their beliefs through the art of weaving ceremonial cloth known as tais.

At FoE, wed June 9.

Film: Heru Ini Lafu, Weaving Life
&
Speaker: Deb Salvagno
East Timor enthusiast & AVI volunteer.            
9th June, 7pm start
East Timorese coffee and a handcraft stall, donations welcome
Venue: Friends of the Earth Cafe    

Come and see a fabulous locally made documentary, Heru Ini Lafu; Weaving Life, which gives voice to rural women whose stories are not often told. Hear how women in three remote villages are building positive futures and reclaiming their beliefs through the art of weaving ceremonial cloth known as tais.

Deb Salvagno will talk about the work that ETWA (East Timor Women Australia) have been doing in these villages and her new role as an AVI volunteer due to start in July. ETWA are actively seeking volunteers to get involved with upcoming events and campaigns. Come and be inspired and learn about our closest neighbor from people “on the ground” with a passion to make a difference.

For more information check out www.etwa.org.au