Human Rights 2014
The Annual Castan Centre for Human Rights Law Conference
Friday 25 July 2014
Deakin Edge, Federation Square
Corner Swanston and Flinders Streets, Melbourne
Associate Professor Adam McBeth
Castan Centre Deputy Director
"There Ain't no Votes in Aid: the Impact of the "New Aid Program" on Human Rights"
The. Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG
Chair of UN Commission of Inquiry on Alleged Human Rights Violation in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea
"Human Rights abuses in North Korea
Age Columnist, host of Drive on ABC Radion National and Lecturer in politics at Monash University
"The Australian Feedom Debate"
Professor George Williams AO
Foundation Director ofr the Gilbert + Tobin Centre of Public Law at the Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales
"The High Court: the Constitution and Human Rights"
Dr Cassandra Goldie
CEO of the Australian Council of Social Service (ACOSS)
"Addressing poverty and inequality in Australia: Current social policy challenges"
Gillan C York
Director for International Freedom of Expression Electronic Frontier Foundation
"Internet Spying: The Impact on Societies"
Australian Director at Human Rights Watch
"Shut out and shut up: The Consequences of Australia's border protection polices"
"The Australian Way of Indigenous Consent"
Dr Ronli Sifris
Monash University Law School, Castan Centre Associate
"Reproductive Rights: Recent Developments"