Castan Centre Human Rights Law Conference
Friday 22 July 2022 | 9:45 am – 5:00 pm AEST
The annual Castan Centre conference is the leading human rights conference in Australia, providing a vital health check on the state of human rights in Australia and overseas.
This year the conference covers the topics including bills of rights, current issues and challenges in human rights law, human rights in mental health law and services, the intersection of international human rights and international criminal law, feminist perspectives on the law, developments in discrimination law in Australia and mew developments in the case law of international human rights bodies relating to human rights law
There’s never been a better time: Enhancing the protection of human rights in Australia
Thursday 4 August 2022 | 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm
Australia has had a change of government, but will this mean a change in the way human rights are debated and protected in this country?
Paul Barclay, host of ABC Radio National’s Big Ideas program will speak with Professor Paula Gerber, and Professor Michael Mintrom of Monash University about the opportunity for Australia to become a more rights respecting society.
Come and be a part of the live audience for the recording of this show which will be aired on Big Ideas on ABC Radio National.