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Canterbury Workers Education Association

The Canterbury Workers Education Association is a non-profit, voluntary adult education association which aims to provide educational opportunities through lectures, courses and workshops for personal growth and towards the establishment of a just and equitable society.

These series of lectures are broadcast in collaboration with PlainsFM to encourage discussion and community debate of a wide range of ideas and issues

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Canterbury Workers Education Association-05-07-2019 Socialist Movements in Christchurch
Historian and author Martin Crick explores the development of the socialist movement in Christchurch
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Canterbury Workers Education Association-05-07-2019 Richard Jackson - The Twisted Ironies of the Terrorism Discourse
Professor Richard Jackson , Director of the National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies at the University of Otago spoke about current terrorist and counter-terrorist discourses in relation to Matthew Galloway's exhibition 'The Freedom of the Migrant' at the Physics Room
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Canterbury Workers Education Association-26-06-2019 Rosa Moiwend from West Papua
Activist and researcher Rosa Moiwend from West Papua speaks about the environmental and human rights abuse problems in West Papua
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Canterbury Workers Education Association-08-06-2019 The Amazing World of Bees
Hobbyist beekeeper and educator Hannah Ewing explains why bees are so important and need our help
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Canterbury Workers Education Association-22-05-2019 The Circular Economy
Anthea Madill speaks about how the circular economy can redefine growth and help create a more sustainable future
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Canterbury Workers Education Association-30-04-2019 DIY Podcasting Workshop
7 podcasts created by participants of the DIY podcasting workshop held at the CWEA: Simon Gray - Good morning Catherine De Croy - Kiwi Kat's Cackle Jane Pearce - Stoicism Michele Hollis - Dogs of New Brighton Ann Currie - Transition to Retirement Angela Langley - Personal Reflection on March 15 Attacks Tina Luke - MyCup
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Canterbury Workers Education Association-01-03-2019 Microbes and Climate Change Part 2
Paul Broady discusses the roles of microbes in the production and absorption of nitrous oxide and carbon
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Canterbury Workers Education Association-27-02-2019 Max Rashbrooke
Author and journalist Max Rashbrooke talks about his new book 'Government for the Public Good: The surprising Science of Large Scale Collective Action'
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Canterbury Workers Education Association-28-02-2019 Microbes and Climate Change Part 1
Paul Broady explores the role of microbes in the production and absorption of methane
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Canterbury Workers Education Association-26-02-2019 A Prisoner of War Story
Simon Pollard talks about his Uncle's diary from world War 2
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Canterbury Workers Education Association-26-02-2019 Disability Representation in Government
Mojo Mathers talks about her personal journey and why repreesntation matters to us all
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Canterbury Workers Education Association-25-02-2019 Groundwater Management
Professor Bob Bower explores examples of proactive groundwater management
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Canterbury Workers Education Association-24-02-2019 Antarctica Part 2
Paul Broady explores the ecology of Antarctica and impacts of climate change and the human impacts
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Canterbury Workers Education Association-24-02-2019 Asian Philosophy - Part 2
Michael Couch talks about Confucius
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Canterbury Workers Education Association-22-02-2019 Antarctica Part 1
Professor Paul Broady explores the ecology of Antarctica and the impacts of climate change and the human impact
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Canterbury Workers Education Association-21-02-2019 Asian Philosophy - Part 1
Michael Couch presents an introduction to Asian Philosophy
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