|Religions, Ethics and Education Network of Australia|
What is REENA?
REENA is a working group of scholars, community practitioners, and peak body representatives working in religion and/or education in Australia. Its primary aim is to counter religious prejudice and advance respect for religious and non-religious diversity. REENA members and supporters come from a wide range of religious and non-religions traditions, and from a variety of educational institutions and organisations. The group initially developed as a result of activities during the Parliament of World Religions held in Melbourne in 2009 and roundtable discussions about Religion and Education in Multi-beliefs Australia held at Monash University in 2010, and Macquarie University in 2011.
hopes to bring attention to current issues, policies and practices regarding
religions and ethics education in Australian schools. Presently the
group is focused on three actions:
REENA representatives can be contacted by email.
In Victoria, Dr. Anna Halafoff. E: Anna.email@example.com
In NSW, Dr. Cathy Byrne. E: firstname.lastname@example.org