Castan Centre for Human Rights Law

The Castan Centre is a renowned academic centre contributing to a world where human rights are respected and protected, allowing people to pursue their lives in freedom and with dignity. We have over 20 years of experience in human rights research, education, training, consultancy, reporting and submissions for the betterment of our communities, both locally and globally.

Educational Resources and Legal Analysis

First Nations Voice to Parliament Resources

The Castan Centre affirms its commitment to the Uluru Statement from the Heart and a First Nations Voice to Parliament. Together with Monash University, we look ‘forward to a future where Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians walk together toward a fair and truthful relationship and celebrate a vibrant and prosperous future’.

Our researchers have compiled educational information and legal analysis to help you stay informed.

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The Annual Castan Centre for Human Rights Law Conference

Our annual conference featured leading researchers, practitioners and advocates for a human rights health check on reproductive rights, the prevention of torture, the federal human rights framework, and climate activism.

Thank you to everyone who participated. If you missed the conference, all of the session video recordings are available to watch now.

Conference website