Human Rights 2013
The Annual Castan Centre for Human Rights Law Conference
Friday 26 July 2013
The Edge, Federation Square
Corner Swanston and Flinders Streets, Melbourne
The Hon. Mark Dreyfus QC
"Australia, Human Rights and the International Rule of Law"
Legal Director of the Foundation for Fundamental Rights in Pakistan, and a Reprieve Fellow
"US drone attacks in Pakistan: the civilian toll"
Associate Professor Paula Gerber
Castan Centre Deputy Director
"The UN's work in the area of GLBT rights: What is it doing? What should it be doing?"
Eva Cox AO
Professorial Fellow, Jumbunna Indigenous House of Learning, UTS
"Women's rights: progress or stalled?"
Executive Director of the Refugee Immigration Legal Centre
'Refugees, the rule of law and the ethics of protection'
National Children's Commissioner (Australian Human Rights Commission)
"Children's rights: Everyone, everywhere, everyday"
PhD Student at the Faculty of Law, Monash University
"Sex crimes and the Catholic Church: Will a parlimentary Inquiry and a Royal Commission deliver justice to victims, survivors and their families?"
Host of Media Watch, ABC1
"Regulating the media: who's to judge? (Please, not judges)"
Professor Sarah Joseph
Castan Centre Director
"The great free speech wars"