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The Centre for Human Rights Education

  • is committed to the achievement, protection and promotion of human rights
  • is committed to multi-disciplinary understandings of human rights
  • is committed to dialogue across communities, cultures, nations and religions about human rights
  • engages in teaching, research, consultancy and community education to realise these commitments.

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After the event: Public Seminar with Elaine Pearson

On Wednesday 9th of April, over 80 people came to a public seminar at Curtin University to listen to Elaine Pearson, Australia Director of Human Rights Watch, speak about Australia’s Foreign Policy and Human Rights: Why Australia Should Speak Up on Rights. This was the first Centre event for 2014. Associate Professor Mary Anne Kenny [...] read more

The Banner image is the SIEV X memorial in Canberra that remembers the 353 men, women and children who drowned on 20 October 2001 when their boat sank en route to Australia. All were seeking asylum.
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